Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Lost Objects or Plot Tracks

I finally discovered something more painful than editing my manuscript; pulling the staples from my floor with needle nosed pliers after we yanked up the carpet. Yep, manual labor. I … Continue reading

February 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Robert Dugoni’s class schedule

For those of you Literary Liaison attendees who have asked me when and where Robert Dugoni is teaching, here’s a link to his upcoming schedule. Hope to see you at … Continue reading

February 15, 2012

Are People Who Read Fiction Smarter Than Those Who Read (Only) Non-Fiction?

In writing fiction we all have reasons and goals for our stories and our characters that are larger than plot. At least I do. I aspire to create themes that … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

ACT Out Your Scenes

The other night one of my Louisa’s writing friends , HeatherPitre, had her script Dodgers, read at the ACT Theater in Seattle by 15 talented SAG actors. This is a … Continue reading

February 4, 2012