Literary Mama writing about the many faces of motherhood
Karen Maezen Miller

Karen Maezen Miller is a wife, mother, and author of Momma Zen: Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood (see Literary Mama review here). In her life as a Zen Buddhist priest, she still cuts the crusts off her daughter’s peanut butter sandwiches every day. She lives in Sierra Madre, California, and practices at the Hazy Moon Zen Center in Los Angeles. She can always be found at

Date Title Section
Dec 15, 2006 What to Tell the Children Creative Nonfiction