Co-presented with HEDGEBROOK. This early Sunday evening, we welcome two western Washington writers appreciated for their skillful mentoring of other writers as well as for their highly regarded, spiritually-informed poetry and prose. Brenda Miller, whose last book, Blessing of the Animals, was a Washington State Book Award finalist, reads from her new essay collection, Listening Against the Stone (Skinner House Press). Sheila Bender, a popular presenter at Seattle University's Search for Meaning conferences, is the author of the new book, A New Theology: Turning to Poetry in a Time of Grief (Imago Press), and the editor of For more information on Hedgebrook Writers Retreat for Women, please see

Event date: 
Sunday, November 20, 2011 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
The Elliott Bay Book Company
1521 Tenth Avenue
98122 Seattle
ISBN: 9781558966437
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Published: Skinner House Books - September 2011

ISBN: 9781935437048
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Published: Imago Press - September 4th, 2009