Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Writing is like grief

Newport Oregon I had coffee with a friend the other day. She said she hadn’t seen  me around much or received many blog post or e-mails from me.     What’s up? she asked. I’m … Continue reading

August 20, 2011

Submitting to agents and editors

Yesterday a writing friend asked me about querying agents and editors. The best advice I can give is to seek an experts opinion; which I am not. Though I’ve queried, pitched … Continue reading

August 13, 2011

Ground your writing in the details.

Rare event: Davis in a suit! Yesterday I had the pleasure of helping my 16 year-old grandson craft his first resume.  His goal is to work in a snowboard shop. … Continue reading

August 11, 2011 · 1 Comment

I Rise – Maya Angelou

I’m wishing I was at the Willamette Writers Conference this weekend. It’s my favorite; maybe cause Portland is home. I was supposed to go, but something came up and I’m stuck … Continue reading

August 5, 2011

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