Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Hard Working Verbs

There is a plethora of sounds in the English language, and we are fortunate to have a surplus of verbs to challenge our staying power as storytellers. Used properly, action … Continue reading

January 29, 2015 · 3 Comments

The Hidden Language of the Soul

Martha Graham who famously said, “Dance is the hidden language of the soul, of the body” is an artist’s inspiration regardless of medium: Hers was dance, ours is painting, photography … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

I’m Not Excited About This At ALL!!!!!!

I’m not at all excited —you’re sensing the sarcasm, right— to be one of the Indie feature reviews in this months KIRKUS REVIEW magazine. Though it is my least favorite review … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Seattle Writing class — The Everyday Personal Essay

Hugo House Class —The Everyday Personal Essay Don’t miss this class with one of my favorite local instructors and authors, Bharti Kirchner, the author of nine books—five critically acclaimed novels … Continue reading

January 16, 2015