Sex is hypnotic. That's why it is used so blatantly in advertisements. How do you give your writing sex appeal?
It's easier than you think. I'll give you a clue. Which do you like to read: a novel by William Faulkner or your favorite mail order catalog?
William Faulkner was a literary genius who created classic novels. But his writing often had pages (pages!) of solid type. Talk about run-on sentences! You might have to search an entire chapter to find one period. Yes, Faulkner is considered a legend. No, most readers today don't want to see a solid block of type. It's not very attractive.
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