Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Study Movies for Stories that Work

Studying movies helps me study and understand story telling that works and that doesn’t.  Though I’m writing a novel, I believe we need to incorporate what screenwriters do into our stories … Continue reading

June 26, 2013

Better You Go Home – A book review

Recently I was asked to review author Scott Driscoll’s upcoming novel, Better You Go Home.  Here’s my brief review. Better You Go Home is a story about family secrets.  Most … Continue reading

June 12, 2013

Midlife Crisis – Write About It!

Recently I received an e-mail that reminded me of the first time I got that dreaded AARP letter announcing ‘You’re OLD enough to join the group’, which was a few years … Continue reading

June 4, 2013