“Behind the Mask”, a memoir in essays about living alone in NYC during the pandemic.
Heliotrope Books, Fall 2021
Kate Walter is a master teacher and award-winning writer who specializes in essays, memoir and creative nonfiction.
Kate Walter is the author of two memoirs: Behind the Mask: Living Alone in the Epicenter (2021)
and Looking for a Kiss: A Chronicle of Downtown Heartbreak and Healing (2015).
Kate has over 30 years of diverse writing and editing experience. This includes articles for consumer and trade magazines, arts reviews, profiles, personal essays, opinion pieces, reports, newsletters and curriculums.
She writes about divorce and dating, religion and new age spirituality, urban gardening and neighborhood gentrification, and life in an artists’ housing project in downtown Manhattan.
Kate Walter has an MA in Media Studies from The New School. She taught writing at NYU and CUNY for three decades and now works as a writing coach.
Want to learn more about coaching? Want to set up an interview about her memoir or receive a review copy?
Contact Kate by email, call 212-627-4241, or follow her on Twitter: @KateWalter12.