- This event has passed.
Coming Back with guest Cheryl Strayed
May 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join a live recording of Shelby Forsythia’s podcast Coming Back – with special guest Cheryl Strayed.
In this hour-long live Coming Back podcast segment Shelby will host Cheryl through 40 minutes of conversation and 20 minutes of Q&A/advice.
Cheryl Strayed is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Wild, the New York Times bestsellers Tiny Beautiful Things and Brave Enough, and the novel Torch. Wild was chosen by Oprah Winfrey as her first selection for Oprah’s Book Club 2.0. Strayed’s books have been translated into nearly forty languages around the world and have been adapted for both the screen and the stage.
Strayed is the host of the New York Times podcast, Sugar Calling. Her former podcast was Dear Sugars, which she co-hosted with Steve Almond. Her essays have been published in The Best American Essays, the New York Times, the Washington Post Magazine, Vogue, Salon, The Sun, Tin House, The New York Times Book Review, and elsewhere. Strayed holds an MFA in fiction writing from Syracuse University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota. She lives in Portland, Oregon.
About the host: Shelby Forsythia is the author of Permission to Grieve and podcast host of Coming Back: Conversations on Life After Loss. After the unexpected death of her mother in 2013, she became a “student of grief” and set out on a lifetime mission to explore the oft-misunderstood human experience of loss. Through her book, weekly podcasts, and one-on-one grief guidance, she helps grieving people find direction, get support, and cultivate radical self-compassion after devastating loss.
Shelby is a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist®, Reiki Level II Practitioner, and Intuitive Grief Guide. Her work has been featured on Huffington Post, Bustle, and The Oprah Magazine. She currently lives in Chicago.
All Motherless Mother’s Day events are by donation and ALL funds generated will go directly to each individual event’s host (no cut from Reimagine or Alica Forneret). You will receive a link to donate in a follow up email!