Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

I've been working with antique dealer, Robin Caton, for the past two weeks as she clears out the home of a hoarder with exquisite taste in furniture and a whimsical fascination with Angels and inanimate creatures. I follow her estate sale from start to finish and explore the meaning we attach to the things we … Continue reading Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

Guest Blogger Alexia Montibon-Larsson– An Introduction to Author Rose Gluck

Guest Blogger Alexia Montibon-Larsson– An Introduction to Author Rose Gluck

An introduction to author Rose Gluck: An Interview by Alexia Montibon-Larsson I met Rose Gluck on Wattpad while reading her memoir, What Remains Inside.  Gluck's story is a brutally honest, vivid account of growing up with a narcissistic and violently abusive mother who suffered from severe mental illness.  Told from the perspective of Donna (Gluck's real name), What … Continue reading Guest Blogger Alexia Montibon-Larsson– An Introduction to Author Rose Gluck

Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

Hello bloggers, writers and artists! I am interested in getting to know your work and your creative process! I'm looking for memoirists, creative non-fiction writers, bloggers, and artists to feature here on my blog Words and Pictures. I repost my reviews on your amazon page and repost blog articles  on wattpad, facebook, and twitter. I'm interested in reading / reviewing … Continue reading Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

A Little Post-Election Day Love: Looking Back on Early Motherhood

A Little Post-Election Day Love: Looking Back on Early Motherhood

There's always hope. I wrote this post a while ago and now after last night's dismal election results, I began thinking about hope. It took me two years to become pregnant with my daughter. She was born almost 15 years ago. I was over 35 when I became pregnant. My husband and I tried unsuccessfully for … Continue reading A Little Post-Election Day Love: Looking Back on Early Motherhood

Cooking with Love: Recipes from Mary L. Tabor’s (Re)Making Love: A Memoir

Cooking with Love: Recipes from Mary L. Tabor’s (Re)Making Love: A Memoir

 I recently posted a review of Mary Tabor’s memoir (Re)Making Love and I loved the book so much (and all of Mary’s writing) that I couldn’t just leave it at that. One of Mary’s literary talents is her ability to seamlessly weave stories from many genre’s and literary forms. A particular delight in (Re)Making Love … Continue reading Cooking with Love: Recipes from Mary L. Tabor’s (Re)Making Love: A Memoir