Debby Mayer is the author of a memoir, "Riptides & Solaces Unforeseen." "Therapy Dogs," an excerpt from "Riptides," was awarded a grant in creative nonfiction from the New York Foundation for the Arts.
Since January 2011 Debby Mayer has written the blog 2becomes1: widowhood for the rest of us, at debbymayer.blogspot.com. She is also the author of "Sisters: A Novel."
Debby Mayer retired as editorial director of the Publications Office at Bard College and is now a contributing editor for The Columbia Paper. She lives in Hudson, NY.
Awards and Recognition
- New York Foundation for the Arts: creative nonfiction, 2007, for "Therapy Dogs," an excerpt from "Riptides & Solaces Unforeseen"; fiction, 1992, for a short story, "The Secretary"