Beyond the Bodice Ripper: Writing Modern Steamy Romance

Pickard Conference Room

This session will examine the essentials for writing emotional, innovative and stirring erotic romance. Learn to navigate sub-genres of erotic fiction, techniques for crafting compelling love scenes and discuss how to create unforgettable chemistry between characters. Seating is first-come, first-served for this session. 

Register once (appreciated but not required) for the entire Writers Conference and come and go as you please. Separate registrations are required to attend any of the Critique Sessions. Check out the Writers Conference schedule at a glance or search our online calendar for in-depth descriptions.

Sierra Simone is a USA Today bestselling former librarian who spent too much time reading romance novels at the information desk. She lives with her husband and family in Kansas City.