I wanted to share that I’ll be on a December 2 free panel called Writing Through the Holidays with some of my colleagues from the Westport Writers’ Workshop. I’m really looking forward to the camaraderie and community that gathering with other writers to talk about carving out…
Today I took Thea and Simon to Kent Falls. It’s a state park in the northwest corner of the state with an easy hike leading to an impressive series of…
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(Kathy's Got a Sharp Knife!)
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I have been thinking a lot about haunted houses and the uncanny and was very excited to have the chance to write about some of my favorite literary…
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I slept fitfully last night, waking up what felt like every 10 minutes. Something mechanical beeped. The dryer? Nick was cleaning up Legos (thoughtful…
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Twenty years ago this fall, I was starting college. Hoping (obsessively) to finally feel like I found my people, running cross country (also…
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Yesterday I turned in an article and rewarded myself with this profile of Marilynne Robinson. I thought about it, and Robinson’s writing more generally…
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One Friday afternoon this spring, Thea, Simon and I came home from a hike we’d done, this one much farther from home than our other isolated adventures…
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Goodnight Nobody, Goodnight Mush