gentry-genesse-2014-10-25During the months and years since Genesse Bourdeau Gentry’s daughter died in a tragic vehicle accident, she discovered the therapeutic process of writing poetry.  During the program, Genesse shares how writing helped her access her emotions and continues to help her work through troubling issues.

Genesse is the author of two books of poetry, Stars in the Deepest Night – after the Death of a Child and Catching the Light – Coming Back to Life after the Death of a Child. She is a former Leader with the Marin County CA Chapter of The Compassionate Friends (TCF).  Genesse is a very popular workshop leader and presenter at conferences as she shares her love of writing.