Literary Liaisons

A blog about writing and all things story…

Why Authors Should Read, Read, Read.

I don’t know how other authors find their muse, stay inspired and focused while they craft their 300-400 page megillah – for you non-Yiddish speakers, a megillah is slang for … Continue reading

September 26, 2016 · 2 Comments

From Suffragette to Cocktail Waitress? A Memoir

WOW! Can’t believe I am rockin’ the big 60 today. I certainly don’t feel it. Most days. Ha! I think about both my grandmas at 60 and realize how things … Continue reading

December 21, 2015 · 10 Comments

Not a Very Christmassy Post – Violence in Stories

Last week in a writing class at Hugo House’s Write-O-Rama, the topic of violence in our stories came up. I expressed my view that there can sometimes be great intimacy … Continue reading

December 16, 2015 · 4 Comments

It’s Fall, must be time for NaNo!

Autumn is a time of harvest. For writers it’s a fabulous time to reap your solstice energies and prepare to focus them on writing–the gathering of words, images and stories. … Continue reading

October 26, 2015

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