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National Publicity Summit

Well the clock countdown has started, less than a week to go until I step on a plane with David and we go to the east coast, first to Wash DC and then to NYC. In New York, I will be pitching my story and my personality to members of media! I am terrified, but […]

Theatre and My Mind

When I was diagnosed with Clinical Depression and memory loss, I was instructed by my doctor to write down everything that happened to me as a child (the cause of my trauma).  Since I didn’t like to live with almost no functional daily memory, I began to write. I wrote the book, Driving in the […]

Theatre Breathes Life into my Muse

Theatre came back into my life this January! I was invited to audition for the role of Beatrice, in Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge. The Director read my book, and realized that I had the emotional range to attempt the role. I accepted his invitation to audition, and I was cast!

We rehearsed for […]

Seeing myself in a puppy’s eyes

We opened our home to a 8 month old German Shepherd puppy who was rescued from a life in a cage. She had no idea how to behave, had no idea how to interact with other family dogs and couldn’t distinguish the field outside with the carpet in my living room. I felt so sorry […]

Book Sale at Whitman a Success!

Whitman College hosted the 40th Reunion of my class this past weekend, and it was an absolute blast!
I made arrangements with the Alumni Office to sell my book at the reunion and have all the money go to the costume shop at Harper Joy Theater.
I sat at the registration desk on and off for two […]

Book Launch Success

 Launch Party!
Thanks to my friends and family, the party was great fun. Good food and champagne. I managed to sell 12 books! One to a total stranger! How cool is that???


Book Launching Party!

Zoe is excited to be celebrating the launch of her first book! There will be a celebration, book signing, and guest appearance from Zoe. The triumph to get to this point will be celebrated by all who attend this book launch party. The book, Driving in the Dark; A Childhood Memoir, will be available for […]

We Made It To Amazon!

Very exciting news to share! The book has been edited, published, and is ready to sell. You can find it on Amazon by clicking on the link provided Here.

Read some of the amazing online Amazon book reviews below:

Zoe Niklas’ Driving in the Dark is a heartfelt cry on behalf of abused and neglected children everywhere […]