Jane Roper is the author of a memoir, Double Time: How I Survived–and Mostly Thrived–Through the First Three Years of Mothering Twins, and a novel, Eden Lake. Her new novel, The Society of Shame, will be published by Anchor Books in 2023. Jane’s essays and humor have appeared in Salon, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, The Millions, Poets & Writers, The Rumpus, Cognoscenti, Writers’ Digest and elsewhere. She was also a contributor to the anthology Labor Day: True Birth Stories by today’s Best Women Writers. Jane has taught writing at GrubStreet, Follow Your Art Community Studios, The University of Iowa, the Sanibel Writers’ Conference, and The Muse & The Marketplace. A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and Williams College, Jane lives with her husband and teenage twins just north of Boston.
Permian Basin Writers' Workshop