Literary Mama writing about the many faces of motherhood
Ericka Lutz
Ericka Lutz

Ericka Lutz is an author, solo performer, and teacher. Her seven non-fiction books include On the Go with Baby and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Stepparenting, and her fiction/creative nonfiction has appeared in numerous books, anthologies, and journals. Ericka teaches writing at U.C. Berkeley. She also provides private coaching on writing and writing process to writers and organizations. Her full-length solo show, “A Widow’s To-Do List,” is currently in development in San Francisco. For information on upcoming performances, visit Ericka’s website.

Website: http://erickalutz.com

Books by Ericka Lutz

Columns
Date Title Section
Jan 16, 2011 Sloughing Solo
Sep 19, 2010 Postmortems, Premortems, and Parties Solo
Aug 7, 2010 On Fear Solo
Jul 4, 2010 The Two-Legged Stool on Vacation Solo
May 30, 2010 Solo on Stage Solo
Apr 25, 2010 Under the Ash Cloud Solo
Mar 21, 2010 Solo Means You’re the Star Solo
Jan 4, 2009 In Memoriam Red Diaper Dharma
Dec 13, 2008 Holding Red Diaper Dharma
Nov 16, 2008 My Goddess Years? Red Diaper Dharma
Sep 21, 2008 Political Fire Red Diaper Dharma
Aug 24, 2008 The Popular Girl Red Diaper Dharma
Jul 20, 2008 My Teenage Companion Red Diaper Dharma
Jun 1, 2008 The Missing Years Red Diaper Dharma
May 4, 2008 The Family Food Red Diaper Dharma
Apr 6, 2008 My Upcoming Life as a Part-Time Wife Red Diaper Dharma
Mar 8, 2008 The Hands On/Hands Off Mother Red Diaper Dharma
Feb 10, 2008 On Binges and Benders Red Diaper Dharma
Jan 12, 2008 The Inlooker’s Lament Red Diaper Dharma
Dec 16, 2007 Who Am I Without My Wallet? Red Diaper Dharma
Nov 18, 2007 On the Floor, in the Dark, with a Candle Red Diaper Dharma
Sep 23, 2007 Ists and Isn’ts Red Diaper Dharma
Aug 26, 2007 Summer Clearance Red Diaper Dharma
Jul 1, 2007 My Other Mother Red Diaper Dharma
Jun 3, 2007 My Other (Childfree, Single) Life Red Diaper Dharma
May 6, 2007 My Good Abortion Red Diaper Dharma
Apr 8, 2007 The Hiders and the Hunters Red Diaper Dharma
Mar 10, 2007 Truth. Parenting. Sex. Ouch. Red Diaper Dharma
Mar 4, 2007 Stepmother: What’s In a Name? Mama Sez
Feb 11, 2007 The Things She Gave Me, The Things I Took Away Red Diaper Dharma
Jan 7, 2007 Death Watch Red Diaper Dharma
Dec 17, 2006 I Hate Christmas Red Diaper Dharma
Nov 19, 2006 BRANDED! A Godless Couple Celebrates 20 Years Red Diaper Dharma
Oct 22, 2006 On Moderation and Microbes Red Diaper Dharma
Aug 20, 2006 Nectarines and Blue Paper Red Diaper Dharma
Jul 16, 2006 Writing is Rewriting Mama Sez
Jul 2, 2006 Wearing the Family Party Face Red Diaper Dharma
Contributions
Date Title Section
Dec 12, 2005 An Interview with Marion Winik Profiles
Sep 28, 2005 San Andreas Fiction
Feb 16, 2005 Why My Garden Creative Nonfiction
Feb 16, 2005 Inchworm Turns Three Creative Nonfiction
Oct 19, 2003 Abandoning Nature Fiction