Kate Moses


Kate Moses is the author of Cakewalk, A Memoir, nominated for a Northern California Book Award, and the internationally acclaimed, award-winning Wintering: A Novel of Sylvia Plath, published in fifteen languages. As a founding editor and staff writer for Salon, Kate coedited Salon's groundbreaking daily feature "Mothers Who Think" and two anthologies of essays on motherhood, Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Write About Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race & Themselves and the bestselling, American Book Award-winning Mothers Who Think: Tales of Real-Life Parenthood. Kate is a native of San Francisco, where she teaches in the creative writing programs at San Francisco State and USF.