Carrie Jane Knowles

Carrie Jane Knowles is the 2014 NC Piedmont Laureate. She has published four books: The Last Childhood: A Family Story of Alzheimer’s, Lillian’s Garden. Ashoan’s Rug and Garden Wall in Provence.

A collection of her short stories: Black Tie Optional will be published by Owl Canyon Press in April 2019.

In addition to being a writer, Ms. Knowles is also an artist. In 2017 she was asked to be one of seven international artists for a special exhibition, The Inevitable Past, at the Brisbane Institute of Arts in Australia.

She writes a regular column for Psychology Today: Shifting Forward, A Wanderer’s Musings.

Book Reviews by Carrie Jane Knowles

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“A slow, careful reading of this book will reveal the deep thinking and philosophical regard for the world that made it possible for Toni Morrison to create such towering literary works as