Joni B. Cole

Joni B. Cole is the author of five books and a frequent speaker at writing conferences around the country. The recipient of a 2011 Pushcart Prize nomination, her books include: Another Bad-Dog Book: Tales of Life, Love, and Neurotic Human Behavior (humor essays); Toxic Feedback: Helping Writers Survive and Thrive (“I can’t imagine a better guide to [writing’s] rewards and perils than this fine book,” American Book Review); and the three-volume This Day series, including Water Cooler Diaries: Women across America Share Their Day at Work (“both fascinating and eye-opening,” American Book Review). She lives in Vermont.

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“Joni Cole’s voice may be brutal, but readers, drawn to turn to the next page, will be rewarded: She is funny—and so is her gutsy book.”