The creator of The Moth Radio Hour, Lea Thau, created a podcast that’s just as good as The Moth. She interviewed me and turned my life story into something interesting. She’s showing the changes in families in the U.S. in the last twenty years. And she made me sound smart and funny. This woman’s a skilled storyteller. Also, the podcast is really well produced. Click here on Strangers to listen. Here’s a picture of me getting pregnant. I’m lucky, most [...]
Hey, looking for adventurous, open, awesome students for a week-long writing intensive in Guatemala! One of my favorite writing teachers, Joyce Maynard, invited me to set up a satellite workshop alongside hers. It’s an offer I couldn’t refuse: a week in paradise, boxes of wine, yoga, massages, and an intense week of writing. February 15-26, 2013. $2,000, includes transportation to and from airport, food, lodging, and writing workshops. Check out Write by Lake Atitlan for pictures and details. Joyce’s [...]
Got a story in Salon.com. Here’s the picture. This adorable girl is NOT Tashi.