SHADES OF GRACE
Two Different Sides of the Holocaust
Popular authors GREG ARCHER and
CARA WILSON-GRANAT (“Strength from Tragedy,” "Dear Cara: Letters From Otto Frank”) join forces for a captivating presentation about two different sides of The Holocaust, and two remarkable individuals whose valiant inner strength and unshakeable grace allowed others to survive in the midst of the most dire circumstances during the 1940s.
ADDITIONAL 2017 DATES
TO BE ANNOUNCED
FAMILY HISTORY OF FEAR
BOOK EXPO CHICAGO MAY 2016
A fascinating conversation between Agata Tuszyńska, one of Poland’s most admired writers and historians, as she discusses her acclaimed new memoir, "Family History of Fear," a wrenching journey in search of memory and identity with Ron Balson, a Chicago litigator, adjunct professor, and author of several novels about World War II including "Saving Sophie," "Once We Were Brothers," and the forthcoming "Karolina’s Twins."
What Does Home Mean
To Immigrants & Their Children?
7pm Tuesday, October 10, 2017
5216 W. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago
773 777 8898
More than 75 years after Hitler and Stalin divided Poland and millions of her citizens were thrust into questionable fates, three award-winning authors converge to honor
POLISH HERITAGE MONTH. Learn more here.
Public Speaking, Workshops, Retreats, Wedding Officiant
MAUI WRITER'S RETREAT
Getting Out of Your Own Way
Escape to Paradise in lower Kula, perched in Maui's glorious Up Country. Spend three days tapping into your true writer's voice and walking away with a clear idea for your book, whether it be a memoir, collection of essays, or a remarkable How-To read. Play. Laugh. Explore the island in excursions designed to create more space for creative flow. For more information on accommodations and scheduling, click here.
MY BIG, FAT, POLISH ROOT(s) CANAL:
A One-Man Show With Many Personalities
What becomes of a chubby Polish kid who becomes a slick Hollywood reporter, only to get pulled back into his family's mindbending drama? Inner growth? That was the idea. But when Inherited Family Trauma and mood swings come into play, a hilarious tale of emotional survival ensues in the vein of Carrie Fisher
and David Sedaris.
COMING AGAIN: SPRING 2018.
For more information, email here.
Getting You to 'I DO'
As a Universal Life Minister, I have had the privilege of officiating many weddings. For more information on "wedding packages" and other details, please email here.