About the Artist
Heather Doran Barbieri (Seattle) writes fiction and poetry. Her work has appeared in So to Speak, an anthology published by George Mason University, and Explorations 2000, a publication of the University of Alaska Southeast. Her work has also appeared in such literary publications as Crab Creek Review, Leftbank, and Poetry Seattle. Doran Barbieri has received a number of awards for her writing, including the James W. Hall Fiction Prize, the Ian St. James International Short Fiction Award, an award from the Seattle Arts Commission, and the Waller Literature Award. In 2013 her book The Cottage at Glass Beach was named one of Booklist’s Top 10 Women’s Fiction. She lives in Seattle with her husband and three children.
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