Category Archives: writing

This heart -breaking world journey.

    The events of late, from hurricanes to the horrible event in Las Vegas, leave us breathless, so aware of our fragility, and lack of control. Yesterday I listened to the interview of a man in Puerto Rico, describing … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Bitter-Sweet Glossary.

There are words writers know and love, or know and hate. It’s visceral. Words that are tossed around so often we forget what they meant before they became industry-speak. In the complicated, tedious, and occasionally brilliant “writing life”, in a … Continue reading

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Tough Questions.

    I am thrilled to be hosted  on a rocking site, The Manifest Station as a guest blogger. Please click below to read my essay on caring for my niece Molly, after having been separated from her mother.   http://themanifeststation.net/2016/08/11/tough-questions/

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The Review review.

  It is a new feeling for me, to be reviewed. The mother of a professional actor, I know what it is like to rush to the papers the day after a show opens. (And so far, have a happy … Continue reading

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On the Death of Alan Cheuse, a Leader in the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley.

Alan Cheuse, http://www.alancheuse.com/ Why write? It’s a ridiculous endeavor, really. This decision to embark on the entertainment of others without the benefit of bright lights, stage make up, musical accompaniment, or special effects. To take these black and white symbols, … Continue reading

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