Theater Performance Review: Ragtime

Theater Performance Review: Ragtime

Since getting over my depression, I remembered that I love going to the theater. My husband and I recently purchased season tickets to our local theater (Musical Theater West), and we occasionally go to bigger shows in downtown LA. I decided that I’d start to...
Fleshing out characters: Motivation

Fleshing out characters: Motivation

For Easter my husband gave me a copy of Elements of Fiction Writing: Conflict and Suspense by James Scott Bell. Confession: I’d always thought that I’d done a pretty good job with my characters: I had a clear picture of them in my head, and knew how...