Want something more than simple beach reads on your summer list? We’ll hear from several authors who inform, inspire and challenge us. Rachel Simon discusses the craft of memoir and reveals what she reads when she is writing. From contemplative meditation teacher Allan Lokos comes his latest book Through The Flames, a reflection on his surviving a plane crash, while photographer Jan C. Almquist and author Ann de Forest discuss their experience writing Bayada Press’ first book, Healing on the Home Front: The Faces, Stories and Voices of Home Healthcare. Pull up a beach chair, and let us know the books that resonate with you.
Dave Simpson’ play, Crossing the Threshold Into the House of Bach, will be performed by Amaryllis Theatre Company on June 4 and 5 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 7809 Old York Rd, Elkins Park and June 12 and 13 at St. Mary’s Hamilton Village, 3916 Locust Walk, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
By Dan Simpson School for the Blind