colette obrien's Writings
Los Angeles Times, Chicago Herald, Seattle News
THE LONG BLACK COAT“What a great coat. Where did you get it?”“In Paris,” I answer, the question now routine but the delight in the answer always fresh -- for me and for whomever has asked. It’s not unusual for women to stop me on the street or in line for coffee at Starbuck’s at seven AM before work. I watch their eyes get big and then most...
Times, Picayne New Orleans, SF Chronicle
PADUA, NURSERY OF THE ARTS --Padua, Italy “Pronto! pronto! per favore, Senoras.” A woman hurried over to us motioning frantically for us to move to the side of the walk and to be still for a moment. Behind her appeared a bearded man rolling a motion picture camera. Around the corner two boys -- dressed in tights,...
In my last life I was a travel writer and photographer for newspapers and magazines. In 2008 I published my first novel. Time & Transformation, a Novel of Mayan Mysticism. This summer the first book of the series The Mirari Chronicles, The Nobility of...
Causes colette obrien Supports
CARE, Red Cross,