Untold Story #8 Angel Wilson

 Angel’s King’s essay in the soon to be released (Her)oics anthology (Pact Press, March 2021) is both humorous and somber – exploring the many ways that being in isolation for months can bring up issues of identity. Angel King Wilson is an author and educator from Baltimore, MD. She is an English Adjunct Professor at…

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Untold Story # 7: Heather Diamond, American Writer in Hong Kong.

Heather Diamond’s beautifully written essay in the (Her)oics Anthology, Starry Night, explores familial relationships in quarantine, as well as illness, health, and the nature of our interactions when time slows down. Heather is the author of Rabbit in the Moon: a Memoir, to be released Spring 2021 by Camphor Press and we are thrilled to…

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Untold Story #6 Bianca Sabogal, Sharing her Pandemic Pregnancy Story.

Bianca Sabogal is a Colombian American woman residing in Warwick, NY with  her fiancé Ryan, and two son’s, Isaiah and Chance. Bianca has an A.A.S. in Occupational Therapy and  is an active member of the recovery community. Ryan and Bianca have over five years clean. See her full essay in the (Her)oics Anthology. It will…

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Untold Story #5 Brooklyn Writer and COVID-19 Survivor: Pia Wood

Readers, meet another of the contributor’s to (Her)oics:Women’s Lived Experiences During the Coronavirus Pandemic, Pia Wood Pia’s essay for the anthology, Breathe Easy, gives us a glimpse of her time in and out of the hospital, fighting Covid-19, and her process nurturing herself through it, with the help of her medical staff and loved ones. Here’s…

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The Untold Story #4 Nikki Kallio

Readers, meet another of the contributor’s to (Her)oics:Women’s Lived Experiences During the Coronavirus Pandemic, Nikki Kallio. Nikki’s writing is rich and lyrical. Her essay in the anthology, Cold Front, gives us a glimpse into her experience of facing the pandemic in the Midwest with her parents, having recently finished cancer treatments. Nikki’s creative work has appeared…

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The Untold Story #3

Moms have dreams, desires, and wants too, and it’s healthy for children to witness how we go about fulfilling those

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The Untold Story #2

E.K. Bayer The (Her)oics Anthology will be out with Regal House’s Pact Press March 11, 2021(!) I’m excited to share more details about our fabulous contributors in this blog series about writers, The Untold Story. Today we meet E.K. Bayer, a writer and mother who got a new job with the pandemic: home-school teacher to twin boys. She shares…

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Productivity tips for the Apocalypse

“So, you aren’t being as productive as you had hoped during the apocalypse?” This is literally what I say to clients who somehow feel they aren’t accomplishing enough.  If life was a video game, the initial world we had all been playing in dissolved in front of our eyes in early March.  A new world…

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Updates August 2020

New Moon Today, and new information to share: (Her)oics Anthology is off to the presses, to be released in March 2021. Fall writing classes: Novel Writing Class has begun. Non-fiction classes start in October. Email me for more information. Special Fundraiser Workshop to support paying the Anthology Contributors- September 20, 4-6 PM Zoom. Details. Other…

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