I am the author of the memoir Cancer is a Bitch (Or, I'd Rather be Having a Midlife Crisis) Da Capo Press. My work has been published in numerous literary journals as well as Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Wisconsin Trails, The Manifest-station and other online and print magazines and newspapers and is a former columnist at Literary Mama. I have been interviewed on TV and radio across the country and am a professional keynote speaker. Additionally, I am a writing and life coach, workshop leader and certified yoga teacher.
Gail Konop Baker was a runner, yoga practitioner, doctor's wife, and lifelong subscriber to Prevention magazine. But right before her forty-sixth birthday, she heard the words that would forever change her life: Just to be safe, I think we should biopsy. It was the beginning of her yearlong battle with breast cancer and its fallouta battle that would upstage any midlife crisis she'd worried w... read more
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Former HarperCollins Publishers and Delacorte Press acquisitions editor, specializing in mind-body-spirit books and book packaging.
Editor with 10+ years' experience in content development, copy editing, and proofreading. Avid reader & lover of the written word.