Writer & Editor
“We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us."
Catherine Baldau is the Executive Director of the Harpers Ferry Park Association, where in her previous position as Publications Specialist she edited several publications including the award-winning Harpers Ferry Under Fire: A Border Town in the American Civil War. Catherine’s essays are published in the Harpers Ferry Anthology and “To Emancipate the Mind and Soul,” and her short fiction has appeared in SNReview. Her freelance writing has been featured in Fluent Magazine and other local publications.
Born and raised in a steel town in Northeastern Ohio, Catherine now lives near the confluence of two rivers in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.