THINGS UNSAID

Articles Written By Diana

On Family

On Family

Talking with Your Parent about Aging and Death–Psychology Today, June 16, 2017 [coauthored with Virginia Simpson, for  “On Call”]

Mother-Daughter Caregiving | In Honor of Mothers’ Day, Marylee MacDonald (author of Bonds of Love and Blood and Montpelier Tomorrow  May 14, 2017

“Diva Mamas–Reluctant Mothers in Literature”,  Women Writers, Women Books, May 4, 2016 (an article for Mother’s Day)

“A Shout-out to Grandparents”, Grand,  September 5, 2016

The Creative Process

Writing as Meditation

“Zen Mind, Writer’s Mind:  Letting Go”, San Diego Book Review, August 5, 2015

The Creative Process

The Audible Format:  A How-to Guide”— for “Behind the Book”,  Shewrites.com, September 7, 2017

Loving Disturbed Characters–Shelf Pleasure, November 9, 2016

“From Idea to Screen: The Blank Space”, Shelf Pleasure, October 26, 2016

“It’s All About Self-Esteem:  Writing Can Be a Blood Sport”,

“The First Spark–How I Became A Writer”, San Diego Book Review, September 1, 2015

“Memoir or Fiction–That is the Question”, San Diego Book Review, December 1, 2015

Cedar St. Times, July 31, 2015–“Things Unsaid—Family Pictures”, Cedar St. Times, July 31, 2015, p.16

Character Development

Character Development

The Editing Pen, “Loving the Dark Side”, July 22, 2017

Teri Giuliano Long (blog), November 2, 2015–“You Don’t Have to Like My Characters”

“An Affection for Flawed Characters” San Diego Book Review, November 1, 2015

How-to of Writing

“Scrivener Convert” , Portland Book Review,  July 13, 2015

“Mindful Editing and Revising”, SheWrites.com, November 6, 2015

 “The Dreaded Middle–Story Block”, San Diego Book Review, March 2, 2016

 “The End:  Knowing When to Stop”, San Diego Book Review, April 4, 2016

Book Club

Engaging With Book Clubs

“One Book. Two Readers. Different Meanings”, Shelf Pleasure, August 8, 2016

Going Public

Going Public

“Beta Readers–A Novelist’s Best Friend”, San Diego Book Review, January 2, 2016

Book Announcement on LuxuryReading.com, October 5, 2015

Book Announcement on FreshFiction.com, October 13, 2015

“Reviews Blues”, San Diego Book Review, May 4, 2016

The Publicist

Why Even Internet Addicts Need a Publicist”, JKS Communications Newsletter, February 2017