Carol’s first published poem appeared in Iowa Woman (Spr/Sum, 1995). She subsequently has had poems published by Ariel, Atlanta Review, Blue Unicorn, ByLine, Earth’s Daughters, Explorations, Hammers, The Chester Jones Foundation, Kaleidoscope Ink, The Madison Review, The Mid-America Poetry Review, Pudding Magazine, The People’s Press, Rambunctious Review, River Oak Review, Sendero, Sweet Annie Press, Thema, Universities West Press, and a number of anthologies. Finishing Line Press published her first chapbook, “Out of Southern Africa,” in 2005, and her second, “Chronicle of Dog,” in 2006.
Carol is a psychotherapist in private practice. She has a B.A. in biology, an M.A. in clinical social work, and a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. Her book And Baby Makes Three (Apocryphile Press, 2007) explores the emotional transition to parenthood.
Arnie is a writer and photographer and, in former lives, a lawyer and consultant.
His books include: The Secret Memoranda of Stanley J. Fairweather; Kanter on Hiring; Improving Your Summer Associate Program; The Lawyer Hiring Handbook; The Handbook of Law Firm Mismanagement; The Handbook of Law Firm Mismanagement For the 21st Century;Advanced Law Firm Mismanagement; The Ins and Outs of Law Firm Mismanagement; Was That a Tax Lawyer Who Just Flew Over?; The Essential Book of Interviewing; The Lawyer’s Big Book of Fun (with Jodi Kanter); The Teacher’s Big Book of Fun (with Wendy Kanter); Is God a Cubs Fan?; Is God Still a Cubs Fan?
Arnie holds a B.A. from Brandeis University, a J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law, and an LL.M. from The London School of Economics.
Carol and Arnie live in Evanston, IL. They are the parents of two daughters, the grandparents of three granddaughters and a grandson, with a fifth grandchild due in late 2012.