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Liesl Schillinger performing at PenTales NY

Liesl’s Nugget: “No One Can Make You Make It But You”

Liesl has been a champion of PenTales (and our belief that stories are a powerful way to connect people from all walks of life) from the very start – back in the days of ‘yore when we first handed out notebooks to creative friends and asked them to write two […]

Making the Connection: Liesl Schillinger Reviews Your Stories

Making the Connection: Liesl Schillinger Reviews Your Stories

The “Connected” Contest” (run in collaboration with The European Magazine) was a huge success, with PenTales storytellers from around the world exploring what it means to be connected in the 21st century. The eight winning submissions were reviewed by Liesl Schillinger of the New York Times Book Review. Some contributors […]

Liesl Schillinger – ADVISOR

Liesl Schillinger – ADVISOR

Liesl Schillinger has been an enthusiastic supporter of and participant in PenTales from its inception and is a passionate advocate of global cultural and creative exchange. She?s a regular contributor to The New York Times Book Review, an occasional translator of fiction (from German, Italian, and French), and writes on […]

Introducing: A PenTales Book

PenTales  started out as a small narrative experiment: We handed 20 empty notebooks to 20 friends, and asked them each to start a story. Many such books are now traveling the world as each storyteller passes the book on to someone new to continue their story. These are pages from […]

“1987-1991 and Walking Down the Street” by Liesl Schillinger, NYC

He’s the big affair I cannot forget. Only man I ever think of with regret…” —from You Can’t Take That Away from Me VALEDICTION Although I know I only make you ripe For another woman’s harvesting, I am glad in this: I have tasted your first blush. And in our […]