Writing Bella - podcast

Steve Piacente shares his motivation for writing his award-winning book, “Bella.” During the course of his reporting career, Piacente had to write about some extremely tragic events. From these tragedies, he felt a deep interested in how people responded to profound grief. It makes some people close off, while others channel it into something good. "Bella," by Steve Piacente, won the National Indie Excellence 2012 Book Award and was a finalist for the 2012 Readers Favorite award for dramatic fiction.
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  • Since I began my writing in the late 2015 I have found that even though I have talked about my book

    with excitement there has been a feeling that others do not believed me.  I have interviewed my mother

    and an uncle on my fathers' side.  I need more.