Women's Words on January 20, 2013 featured Meredith Cornett of Duluth reading an excerpt from her memoir, Heart of Palms.
Meredith Cornett is a conservation biologist by day, writer by night, based in Duluth, Minnesota. She was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, but fell in love with the woods and waters of northern Minnesota while doing field research in the state parks along Lake Superior's scenic shoreline.
Her upcoming memoir, Heart of Palms, chronicles two years spent in Tranquilla, a remote Panamanian village. The book, to be published by the University of Alabama Press, will be available in Spring, 2014.