Violet Snow has written about family history for the New York Times “Disunion” blog, Civil War Times, American Ancestors, Woodstock Times, Jewish Currents, and PurpleClover.com. Her mystery novels star a New Jersey real estate agent and a raft of discontented ancestors seeking to connect with their descendants. Works in progress include Chaos and Old Night: Bringing in the Ancestors, an account of her quest to forge a relationship with her Civil War ancestor, and May and August: A Book of Letters, Some of Them Real, a creative biography of her great-grandmother, drawing on letters, genealogical records, and a travel diary of Wales from 1892.

Violet currently lives in upstate New York and writes for Woodstock Times, Energy Times, and other periodicals. She holds a black belt in the Japanese martial art of aikido.

She is a member of the Glaring Omissions Writers Group, a long-running critique group that hosts readings in Woodstock, NY. See https://www.facebook.com/GlaringOmissions

Violet may be contacted at violetsnow77@gmail.com.

Websites: http://violetsnowwriter.com for history and mystery (fiction and creative nonfiction) 

http://violetsnow.webs.com for journalism clips, samples of Violet’s photography and videos, and info on her family band, Foamola.

Twitter: visnow



2 Responses to About

  1. Anonymous says:

    Thanks for “Is this How the Dead Get Our Attention?” Sorry I missed the evening about your Life as a Sadhu…..I’m hearing from friends how interesting it was. Merle

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s