Jane Vandenburgh

September 10th, 2014

Don Carpenter’s No-Longer-Lost Last Book Fridays at Enrico’s

My piece on my friendship with Don Carpenter during the time he was writing Fridays at Enrico’s is up on the Huffington Post

September 6th, 2014

Yearlong Workshop in the Book-Length Narrative

Two 5-day residencies at the Djerassi SMIP Ranch bookend a year’s deliveries of from 20 – 40 pp per month followed by individual phone conferences.   Residencies are February 4 – February 8, 2015 & February 10 – 14, 2016 Workshop limited to seven participants The application process includes a short description of the book project […]

April 23rd, 2014

Fall Officially Decreed Downtime

The Fall of 2014 is dedicated to the pursuit of writing time, which means the Author Jane Vandenburgh stops making public appearances, stays home and finishes the book she’s been writing for a good long time. Public activities to resume in the February of 2015 with the Yearlong Workshop at Djerassi.

December 20th, 2013

The Industrialization of Mom

Mothers of my mom’s and Nancy Spiller’s generation expected a better future than the suburban house on the cul-de-sac where they had kids and slowly lost their minds