The Resource "I Give You My Body ... " : How I Write Sex Scenes, Diana Gabaldon

"I Give You My Body ... " : How I Write Sex Scenes, Diana Gabaldon

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"I Give You My Body ... " : How I Write Sex Scenes
Title
"I Give You My Body ... "
Title remainder
How I Write Sex Scenes
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Diana Gabaldon
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
For writers looking to make sure their next physical interlude on the page inspires readers to share the moment rather than to laugh at it, bestselling author Diana Gabaldon divulges the writing secrets behind the sex scenes in her wildly popular Outlander novels. "Ask me to your bed," he said. "I shall come to ye." In this revealing compendium, acclaimed writer Diana Gabaldon shares her invaluable lessons for creating an immersive reading experience, from evoking a mood to using the power of emotions to communicate physical intimacy. You'll learn the difference between gratuitous sex and genuine encounters that move the story forward, and how to handle less-than-savory acts that nevertheless serve a narrative purpose. Gabaldon also notes that sex can be conveyed instead of described. With such tips as "The Rule of Three" for involving the senses, handy lists of naughty euphemisms (with instructions for use), and Gabaldon's own examples from the Outlander novels, "I Give You My Body . . ." is a master class in writing to draw readers in and keep them riveted to the page
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TEFOD
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Gabaldon, Diana
Dewey number
808.385
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no index present
LC call number
PN3377.5.L68
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Sex in literature
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"I Give You My Body ... " : How I Write Sex Scenes, Diana Gabaldon
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9780399178573
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(OCoLC)956945991
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"I Give You My Body ... " : How I Write Sex Scenes, Diana Gabaldon
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn956945991
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399178573
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C7D2E3EC-7378-4086-84B9-F18113BC4892
System control number
(OCoLC)956945991

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