Dima Novak’s PUSHING PAWNS is a bold, smart YA tale about chess, friendship, and Soviet nostalgia.

How a 2000 movie about four diverse families celebrating Thanksgiving is at once dated, nostalgic… and timely

Those saying it’s an innocent tale of childhood friendship are doing a disservice to gay boys, who need a story about what it’s like to come out, and how fun life can be when you do.

Keep editing, or shelve it? Whether a story is a success or forgotten, writers should enjoy storytelling.

If the raid on the capitol building were simply about “violence,” perhaps we could compare it to the events of Jan. 6.

Instead, she wants to be the villainous star in a drama of her design

Jessica Krug at — wait for it — the Embassy of Haiti

CT Liotta

World traveler & foreign affairs enthusiast. GenX. Lawful neutral. I write gags and titles . Smoke if you got ’em. www.ctliotta.com

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