(from M.Christian's Classes And Appearances)
There's special and then there's special: I'm going to be teaching my celebrated (if I do say so myself) class in advanced smut writing, Sex Sells: How To Write And Sell Erotica, for the Center For Sex and Culture on Wednesday, November 5th!
market for erotic fiction and nonfiction is booming! There actually is a
secret to writing great erotica - and you'll discover just what that is
in this fun, hands-on workshop with well-known erotica writer and
For the beginning writer, erotica
can be the ideal place to begin writing, getting published, and - best
of all - earning money. And for the experienced writer, erotica can be
an excellent way to beef up your resume and hone your writing skills.
M.Christian will review the varieties of personal and literary
expression possible in this exciting and expanding field. He'll also
teach you techniques for creating love and sex scenes that sizzle.
current pay rates, how to write for a wide variety of erotic genres,
where and how to submit your erotic writing, and more.
Sex Sells: How To Write And Sell Erotica
The Center for Sex and Culture
1349 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
Wednesday, November 5th
6:00PM to 8:00PM
$20 (purchase pre-event tickets here)
has been an active participant in the San Francisco BDSM scene since
1988, and has been a featured presenter at the Northwest Leather
Celebration, smOdyssey, the Center For Sex and Culture, The National
Sexuality Symposium, San Francisco Sex Information, The Citadel, The
Looking Glass, Floating World, Winter Solstice, and lots of other
venues. He has taught classes on everything from impact play, tit
torture, bondage, polyamory, cupping, caning, and basic SM safety.
is also a recognized master of BDSM erotica with more than 400 stories
in such anthologies as Best American Erotica, Best Gay Erotica, Best
Lesbian Erotica, Best Bisexual Erotica, Best Fetish Erotica, and many
other anthologies, magazines, and other sites; editor of 2t anthologies
such as the Best S/M Erotica series, Pirate Booty, My Love For All That
Is Bizarre: Sherlock Holmes Erotica, and more; the collections Dirty
Words, The Bachelor Machine, Love Without Gun Control, Rude Mechanicals,
and more; and the novels Running Dry, The Very Bloody Marys, Me2,
Finger's Breadth, Brushes, and Painted Doll. His site is www.mchristian.com