New Installment of Fresh Yarn!


The 51st installment of FRESH YARN, the Online Salon for Personal Essays, is online and ready to read –

FRESH YARN is in full support of the WGA Strike, so why not check out another great collection of kick-ass true stories on their 51st installment, featuring personal essays by these WGA members:

Jenny Bicks (Creator/Executive Producer Men in Trees, Executive Producer/Writer Sex and the City; Emmy and Golden Globe winner.)

Jill Soloway (Award-winning writer/producer Dirty Sexy Money, Six Feet Under; Author of acclaimed memoir Tiny Ladies in Shiny Pants.)

Cindy Caponera (Second City alum; Actress, playwright; TV writer/producer Saturday Night Live, That ’80s Show, Strangers with Candy, My Boys.)

Maxine Lapiduss (TV writer/producer Dharma and Greg, Ellen, Roseanne, Home Improvement; Emmy, Golden Globe and People’s Choice winner; Starred in Bravo’s reality show Situation: Comedy)

Claudia Lonow (Created the Showtime TV show Rude Awakening and Oxygen’s Good Girls Don’t; Co-executive producer Less than Perfect and The War at Home; Actress, played Diana Fairgate on Knots Landing.)

George McGrath (4 time Emmy-nominee; writer and actor on Pee-wee’s Playhouse, Tracey Takes On; Ex-Groundling.)

Kristin Newman (Writer/producer How I Met Your Mother, the Farrelly Brothers’ new Fox sitcom Unhitched, and the last seven seasons of That 70’s Show.)

Judd Pillot (TV writer/producer According to Jim, Eight Simple Rules, Mad About You, Just Shoot Me, and Coach. Has won Emmy, Peabody, and Cable Ace awards.)