Archives for October 2011

Mariah K. Young First Winner of the James D. Houston Award

Heyday pronounced emerging author Mariah K. Young the first recipient of the James D. Houston Award on Saturday, September 17, 2011, at the Savory Thymes “Adventure in the Garden” event in Mill Valley, CA. On hand to celebrate were publisher Malcolm Margolin, author Maxine Hong Kingston, poet Al Young, and surfer Sam Hiona. Ukulele music by Ka‘ala Carmack accompanied hula dancer […]

Lipstick, high heels, push-up bras, and cancer

Editor’s note: Dr. Lois Goodwill is a retired clinical psychologist and co-author, with the late Don Asher, of Entangled: A Chronicle of Late Love, a memoir in two voicesreleased by Heyday in July. Born in Montreal, Canada, she holds degrees from McGill University in Montrealand the Wright Institute in Berkeley. She enjoys attending theater and symphony performances and volunteer work. She is an […]