I attempted to consider a, um, sexier title with this post than “Writing Intercourse Scenes,” but they all sounded, um, icky, additionally the final thing we want whenever I’m currently talking about intercourse can be a factor that is ick. Currently talking about icky intercourse? great. Composing icky about sex? Terrible.

Whenever my very first novel released in 2010, Pia Lindstrom, an interviewer from Sirius broadcast, shocked me away from my I-can-handle-any-question mood when she asked one thing into the aftereffect of: