Literary Mama writing about the many faces of motherhood
Valerie Weaver-Zercher

Valerie Weaver-Zercher is author of Thrill of the Chaste: The Allure of Amish Romance Fiction. In addition to Literary Mama, her work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Brain, Child, Mothering, Christian Science Monitor, Orion, and The Christian Century, among other venues. She and her husband and three sons live in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Her website is

Books by Valerie Weaver-Zercher

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Sep 12, 2009 Swimming Lessons Creative Nonfiction
Jan 14, 2009 When Income Envy Comes Home Essays
Blog Entries
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Apr 8, 2013 After Page One: Process Blog