I interviewed some very smart 5-15 year olds for my article “What Kids Want You to Know”, advice for adults, up today at Seattle’s Child:
I’ll be reading my work this October at Circle of Friends.
Registration is now open for this special retreat for women at IslandWood October 2-4. This restorative weekend is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with yourself, nature, and with other women. Circle of Friends takes place on IslandWood’s beautiful campus and includes two nights of accommodation in comfortable sleeping lodges, six meals showcasing organic and sustainably sourced ingredients, and the opportunity to participate in a wide range of activities.
Terry Tempest Williams, writer and conservationist, will be the featured keynote. Terry will present at a Saturday workshop and me and the Seattle cast of Listen to Your Mother will be presenting our work on Friday night 10/2.
Tickets are now on sale for Listen To Your Mother Seattle! Please join me and the cast of women/writer/mothers for this celebration of motherhood.
10% of ticket proceeds benefit Wellspring Family Services.
I am very happy to be joining the cast of Listen To Your Mother for the Seattle show on May 9th at 2:00. Tickets will be available soon!
My short story “Gibbous” has been named the winner of The Eric Hoffer Award for Prose to be published in Best New Writing 2015, available October 7, 2014. Please check back for purchase information.