Storyteller Award

Why I Created The Storyteller Award

As a small child growing up in Seattle’s Rainier Valley “Garlic Gulch” – so named then because that’s where the Italians lived – I had the great privilege to listen to my father who could keep an encircled crowd captivated with gentle, humorous, animated, sometimes extended tales that invariably entailed something that would resonate […]

By |December 4th, 2017|Storyteller Award|1 Comment

2017 Artist Trust LaSalle Storyteller Award

I consider it an honor to support the arts, especially in Washington State where I live and work. When I developed this StoryTeller Award with Washington State’s Artist Trust, I wanted to be part of their work supporting regional artists. I named it the “StoryTeller Award” because I believe there is an unacknowledged responsibility of […]

By |July 27th, 2017|Storyteller Award|1 Comment

12 Grants for Writers

Guest post by Avasta team.

Do you write full-time? Have you ever considered applying to grants for writers? Grants give writers the opportunity to work on specific project or ideas. Grants are fantastic tools to help supplement your income.

We have put together a few grants for writers. Deadlines are a few weeks away! Please click on more […]

By |August 17th, 2015|Storyteller Award|0 Comments