Yes, this really is my desk. And the website of Lauren Kessler, writer, narrative journalist and author of seven books of literary nonfiction.
Here’s the latest news:
My newest book is Raising the Barre: Big Dreams, False Starts and My Midlife Quest to Dance The Nutcracker
People magazine chooses Raising the Barre as a best new book, calling it “eloquent, funny and…inspiring.”
Watch this episode of Raising the Barre on Public TV’s Between the Lines
Inc.com writes about Raising the Barre and “trying something new and scary.”
And check out my OTHER new book, The Write Path: Essays on the Art of Writing and the Joys of Reading.
I am (unexpectedly) honored…inducted into University of Washington Hall of Fame.
Wall Street Journal chooses Counterclockwise (“informative and witty”) as one of “Year’s best books for the Road Ahead”
Watch this Counterclockwise episode of Between the Lines
How (and why) I do what I do. A interview at The Writing Life Too.