About the Essayists

Deborah Berger

Deborah Berger, MSW, is an author and freelance journalist whose articles have been published in Parade, Ladies’ Home Journal, Working Mother and other magazines. She lives in Seattle with her husband and son.

Nancy Worssam

Nancy Worssam at 10 saw her first Broadway show. As a youth in New York City, theater and museum visits were regular fare. College teaching and service in the National Endowment for the Humanities preceded her move to Seattle, then Sedona. She has written theater and art reviews for The Seattle Times.