Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…


There is a lot of confusion out there in the writer’s world about rights, copyright and who owns what, when and where. For some claryification on these rights see ‘Pages’ … Continue reading

November 30, 2011 · 1 Comment

Moonlight And Oranges

A Young Author to Watch – One of our Louisa’s Cafe writing partners, Elise Stephens, has just published her first novel, Moonlight and Oranges. We’re very proud! Elise received the Eugene Van … Continue reading

November 23, 2011 · 1 Comment

Literary Liaisons Newspaper, The Lit-Liaiz!

I just launched my weekly newspaper regarding all things business related to writing. Check it out. It’s very much a work in progress – Like it, Tweet it, whatever you … Continue reading

November 19, 2011 · 1 Comment


In the beginning of my writing years I often struggled with creating enough conflict (on the page) for my characters. But then one day at the Willamette Writers Conference, while … Continue reading

November 19, 2011

Lit-Liaiz Peeps