Witness For My Father is a Captivating Story

Barbara Bergren is a fellow author and memoirist who has written a book about her father’s unusual Holocaust experience and how it affected him for the rest of his life. Barbara and I both have very distinctive stories about one of our parents that sets them...
Marti’s Review of Sidonia’s Thread

Marti’s Review of Sidonia’s Thread

I recently came across this review of my first book, Sidonia’s Thread, written a few years ago by blogger Marti of “What Has Been Read Cannot Be Unread.” It’s insightful yet a bit tongue-in-cheek: I don’t often read memoirs of the middle...
Readers’ Favorite Review

Readers’ Favorite Review

Review of Sidonia’s Seam Binding by Edith Wairimu for Readers’ Favorite: In her incredible, masterfully written memoir, Sidonia’s Seam Binding: A Holocaust Dressmaker’s Daughter Discovers Her Style, Hanna Perlstein Marcus documents her...
Author Visit to the Vernon, CT Senior Center

Author Visit to the Vernon, CT Senior Center

My author visit to the Vernon, CT senior center was inspirational. The attendees were smart, insightful, and ardent book lovers! They asked questions that were different than many other audiences, except for the one that everyone asks: Do you sew? The answer is in my...
Rockville Rotary Author Visit

Rockville Rotary Author Visit

What a great author visit with my fellow Rotarians at the Rockville Rotary Club to discuss my newest book, Sidonia’s Seam Binding! I’m honored to be part of the group and to commit to the motto, “Service Above Self.” Thanks for your friendshp...
Manchester Library Author Visit

Manchester Library Author Visit

As the former Director of Human Services in Manchester, CT for many years, I always look forward to returning with my new hat, award-winning author. There, I am sure to meet many old friends and colleagues as well new friends who have read my books. Thanks to...