About the Author
Rosie Sorenson, MA, MFT, is a recovering psychotherapist and former health care administrator.
Her work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, the
San Jose Mercury News, the Chicago Tribune, The Pittsburg Tribune-Review, popular anthologies and other publications.
She won honorable mention in the Erma Bombeck Writing Competition. She also writes a monthly humor column for The
Foolish Times (www.foolishtimes.net.)
Her essays have been broadcast on KQED-FM, the popular San Francisco
NPR affiliate, in its "Perspectives" series. She won its Listener Favorite Award. She is a member of the Cat
She lives in Northern California with her sweetheart, Steve, and Billy and Sugar. Turtleman,
her beloved black rescue kitty, went over the Rainbow Bridge in February of 2009.