Ann Garvin


Ann Garvin, PHD is the USA Today Bestselling author of I Like You Just Fine When You’re Not Around, The Dog Year, and On Maggie’s Watch. She is a professor at University of Wisconsin Whitewater and Southern New Hampshire University. Her essays have been published in Writer’s Digest, USA Today, The Last Word On Nothing, and Ann has performed in Listen To Your Mother and The Moth  and is a sought after speaker on everything from health to communication to writing. She is the founder of the Tall Poppy Writers and The Fifth Semester where she is committed to helping writers find their voice. For more information on Ann visit her web site at