Jessica has lived on Bainbridge since 2003. A graphic designer by trade, she works on the communications team for a megalithic, locally born coffee company. Jessica gets her best story ideas on long bike rides, the ferry commute, and swimming in the icy waters of Puget Sound. She is working on a memoir about her father who died of a brain tumor right after her daughter was born.
A graduate of the San Francisco Art Institute who also attended Parsons School of Design in Paris, Abigail has for many years fed her passion for writing alongside her visual art career. Abigail works as a user experience designer and customer experience consultant and lives on Bainbridge Island, WA. She has completed a draft manuscript of a debut novel (historical fiction) about a family falling apart, set in “the champagne days” of San Francisco, between 1894 and 1925. Learn more
Ulla attended the School of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in her home city of Copenhagen. A Fulbright Scholarship brought her across the pond to attend Cornell University for a second professional degree in Architecture and Urban Design. She has both taught and practiced her field in Denmark and the US. Currently, Ulla lives a more bohemian life on Bainbridge Island working as a coach, writer and educator. She writes fiction in both English and her native Danish.