Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Types of Heroes (Adapted from Chris Vogler, 1999, pp. 41ā€“44) What kind of hero are you writing: Willing, active, gung-ho heroes: (Tarzan, King Arthur, Luke Skywalker, Wonder-woman) committed to the … Continue reading

September 19, 2016

Between Nightlife and Sunrise — Memoir Writing

You know what I miss? I miss those 2:00 AM hours in the 1970s when Iā€™d get home from my job as a bartender and immerse myself in my nightly … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · 4 Comments

5 Secrets for Winning NaNoWriMo

Guest post from Kay Vreeland ~ Inspiration From a Past NANO Winner! ~ 5 SECRETS TO WIN NANOWRIMO by Kay Vreeland The bubbly high of the NaNoWriMo kick-off fades by … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · 2 Comments

How Objects Tell Your Story

Below is my article that was originally published in the Willamette Writer Magazine last year. ~In 2011 I embarked on one of the harshest undertakings; I placed what I thought … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 4 Comments

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