Mary Beth Coudal
Mary Beth Coudal is an award-winning journalist and blogger living in New York City. Her essays have been published at Salon.com, the New York Times, Self, and others. As a stand up comic, she’s performed at Caroline’s and Stand Up New York. When not writing or teaching, she’s traveling, taking pictures, avoiding housework.
Kelly Wallace is a thirty-something small business owner and writer living in Portland, OR. She is currently a Hawthorne Fellow at The Attic Writing Institute in Portland, OR where Cheryl Strayed, David Biespiel, and Jennifer Lauck teach. She is a Member of the Pinewood Table writer’s group led by Stevan Allred and Joanna Rose.