MarianCates

  • Memoir

General details


  • MarianCates

  • Portland, Oregon Metro Area

  • Marian Cates

  • B.A., Theater, M.A, Creative Writing Program, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA

  • Female

  • English

In short

  • I've published journalism, fiction and poetry. My plays and musicals have been produced by professional, academic and community theater companies. Online I publish at http://mariandesigns.hubpages.com

    In addition to being a writer, I'm also an artist, designer, online shopkeeper, and photographer.

  • Ability to live on air.

My Favorites: Reading and Writing

  • Fiction: Literary, Mystery, Thriller/Suspense

    Non-Fiction: Art, Architechture & Photography, Biography, Body, Mind & Spirit, Humor, Memoir/Narrative Non-fiction, Pets, Politics & Current Affairs

  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
    Howard's End by E.M. Forster
    Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
    Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow
    Anna's Book, Chimney Sweeper's Boy, and Grasshoppers by Barbara Vine (aka Ruth Rendell)
    No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series by Alexander McCall Smith
    Lonesome Dove series by Larry McMurtry
  • Angela's Ashes (re-reading)
  • At home, I read on my computer. In the car I also to audio books.
  • I've published journalism, poetry and fiction. My plays and musicals have been produced by professional, academic and community theater companies. My musical "Blake Street" was produced by Source Theater Company in Washington, D.C. My online writing can be found at http://mariandesigns.hubpages.com.
  • Fiction: Crime, Literary, Mystery, Short Story, Thriller/Suspense, Women's Fiction, Young Adult/Juvenile

    Non-Fiction: Art, Architechture & Photography, Business/Money, Computing & Internet, Music, Pets

    Screenplay: Musical

    Poetry: Song Lyrics

  • Playwrights:
    August Wilson
    Tennessee Williams

    Musical Theater:
    Rupert Holmes (Mystery of of Edwin Drood)
    Stephen Sondheim
    Mitch Leigh and Joe Darion (Man of La Mancha)
    Lerner and Lowe
    Rodgers & Hammerstein

    Fiction:
    See favorite books.