Monthly Archives: July 2011

Susan Orlean to Teach at Sirenland 2012

The faculty roster for Sirenland 2012 is now set. ┬áDani Shapiro will be teaching for the sixth year, while Jim Shepard will be returning for the fourth time. They will be joined by Susan Orlean, who will be teaching a … Continue reading

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Attn, Female Sirenlanders!

I think you’ve all heard me talk about Hedgebrook–a residency for women writers located on Whidbey Island, off the coast of Seattle. I went there in 1999 and it changed my life. Most important, it gave me the confidence to … Continue reading

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