Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Is a Writer’s Conference Like the Olympics?

Just Me & Big Ben It’s Friday, the world has all ears, eyes and cameras on the opening ceremonies at the 2012 London Olympics – a 3-week affair featuring 26 … Continue reading

July 27, 2012

Theme and Images as Storytelling Devices

Rose pedals in sand suggest Romance! Do you have images, objects, ideas or even colors or specific language that tie into your theme and evoke a reader’s emotional connection to your story? … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

Willamette Writer’s Conference 2012

Conference time is upon us! My brother ClarkKohanek will teach his popular class Visual Storytelling, again this year at the Willamette Writer’s Conference August 3-5th. In addition he will teach … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

Business plan for writing

Adams Family: Cousin It Several times the last few week’s friends, family and other writers have asked where I’ve been. Well, I say, I’ve been right here at my desk … Continue reading

July 14, 2012 · 5 Comments

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