Christine is a writer of essay, poetry, and memoir. Her recently completed memoir, Blueprint for Daylight, is a funny and heartbreaking story of infidelity, cancer, colicky twins, and the flood in her basement. Christine looks forward to announcing its publication soon.
In the meantime, she is hard at work writing a follow up: Sewing Lessons.
For a list of current workshops visit the WRITING WORKSHOPS page on her website.
Christine’s essay Confessions of a Make Up Addict was called “…reassuringly honest and entertaining,” by Publishers Weekly. The essay appears in The Woven Tale Press: Selected Works December 2015 print issue.
PAGE a literary and arts print-only magazine is publishing her essay My Torrington in its summer 2018 issue.
Editor-in-Chief, Fall 2015
Lead Genre Editor, Spring 2015
Submissions Editor, Fall 2014
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Artist Interview: Bud Cook
Artist Interview: Al Mathes
Christine tells stories at The Moth and other storytelling venues.
To listen to I’ve Heard You Make Cakes, her story that was selected for The Moth podcast, click HERE.
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Christine has spoken at a variety of events including fundraising for cancer, wellness, and discussion panels.
This past spring she was the keynote at the Nurses Week dinner for Day Kimball Hospital. If you are interested in scheduling Christine as a speaker for your event, send her an email at CEKworks@charter.net.