Tagged with Dianne Touchell

Review: A Small Madness by Dianne Touchell

Review: A Small Madness by Dianne Touchell

Synopsis from Goodreads Rose didn’t tell anyone about it. She wondered if it showed. She looked at herself in the mirror and turned this way and then that way. She stood as close to the mirror as she could, leaning over the bathroom basin, looking into her own eyes until they disappeared behind the fog … Continue reading

On Writing: Dianne Touchell on “Difficult” Subjects

On Writing: Dianne Touchell on “Difficult” Subjects

To say I am a fan of “gritty” subjects would be an understatement. It would also be an understatement to say I am a fan of “difficult” subjects, “intense” subjects, “controversial” subjects, “dark” subjects. It probably wouldn’t be a stretch to say I’m a fan of the “quotation marks” but this is because I’m trying … Continue reading

Review: Creepy + Maud – Dianne Touchell

Review: Creepy + Maud – Dianne Touchell

Synopsis from Goodreads. Hilarious and heartbreaking, Creepy & Maud charts the relationship between two social misfits, played out in the space between their windows. Creepy is a boy who watches from the shadows keenly observing and caustically commentating on human folly. Maud is less certain. A confused girl with a condition that embarrasses her parents … Continue reading