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Introduction Elynne Chaplik-Aleskow is a Pushcart Prize nominated memoirist and author of My Gift of Now. Her performances of her stories have been broadcast on The Bob Edwards Show on NPR and Rick Kogan’s Sunday Papers on WGN radio. She performed in NYC at the Museum of Motherhood. Her story "The Hat" was adapted to a film short shown at a Chicago Indie film festival. Elynne has performed her stories throughout Chicago including the Printer’s Row Lit Fest. Her work has been part of the production “Dear Mother” in L.A. at The Lyric Theater. Elynne is Founding General Manager of WYCC-TV/PBS and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Wright College in Chicago. Her adult storyteller program IN HER OWN VOICE is renowned. Her stories and essays have been published in numerous anthologies including Chicken Soup for the Soul (Simon & Schuster Distributor) and various magazines including the international Jerusalem Post. For contact and performance bookings: elynne4@gmail.com