Kate Maloy’s son is now 21 years old and taking seriously the message she tried to impart: Follow your heart; do what you dream. She’s happy that he heard her, but she never anticipated all these sleepless nights. Kate’s first novel will be published by Algonquin Books in Fall, 2007. She is also the author of the memoir A Stone Bridge North: Reflections in a New Life and has published or served as ghost writer in fields as diverse as education, women’s reproductive choices, art history, and medicine. Please visit Kate’s website at Kate Maloy.