Credit for my interview goes to my colleague Al Speegle, Jr. He
originally contacted me upon learning of my first National Society of
Newspaper Columnists award. Since then, we've become the best of pals. Al is an amazing writer. http://www.geocities.com/alspeegle
Remember that even though links may be in black, they are supposed to work.
The link at the bottom of this page will take you to directly to our interview, which was
published on The Erma Bombeck website. (My e-mail on that is my old
one, so you won't be able to reach me that way. My new e-mail is
My interview would not have been possible without the graciousness of Tim Bete, Director of the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop. His e-newsletter is a must. http://www.humorwriters.org
Though I was a nervous wreck, the interview came out very well. In
actuality, I acknowledge my anxiety while speaking with Al, which
flowed nicely in the context of how most writers I know feel. Enjoy
An Interview with Saralee Perel: Psychotherapist, novelist, and columnist.
Perel recently won a 2005 humor writing award from the National Society
of Newspaper Columnists. Al Speegle, Jr. caught up with her to discuss
her writing career. Link below.