What is your hometown?
Falls Church, Virginia, just a few miles from D.C.
Where do you live now?
The beautiful state of Vermont
Where did you attend college?
George Washington University, B.A.
Vermont College of Fine Arts, MFA in Writing
Where did you teach?
Secondary English in Vermont
Spalding University MFA in Writing in Fiction/Creative
Nonfiction/Writing for Children and Young Adults
Middlebury College Young Writers Conference at Bread Loaf
University of Vermont
Castleton State College
Nonfiction Consultant for Black Lawrence Press
Have you made presentations?
Classroom visits, Keynotes, Panels, Public readings
What are your publications?
Five highly acclaimed books and a picture book for young readers.
Essays, stories, and poetry appearing in anthologies, magazines, two blogs, and online.
Do you perform public service?
Formerly on Lincoln Select Board
Trustee of the Burnham Foundation
Formerly Trustee of the Lincoln Library
Founder of a local writing group
What awards have you received?
2002 Vermont-NEA Human & Civil Rights Award
Lynn Stegner Kingdom Award in Short Fiction
Ralph Nading Hill Award for Short Story relating to Vermont
Southwest Writers Award for Nonfiction
Premier Award for Fiction
Silver Bay Children's Literature Award
Finalist for Vermont Book Award, Dana Award, Ray Carver Award, Ruth Hindman Foundation Award, Abroad Short Story Contest, Rosebud Kennedy Award, Bakeless Award, Gival Press Award, Exeter Award,
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