Ada’s essay My Body: A Map of Memories, was included in the anthology Cancer as a Women's Issue and she has twice been a non-fiction finalist in the San Francisco Writer's Conference Writing Contest. She completed a writing residency at Kate Millet's Women's Art Colony.
Born in Washington DC, Ada grew up in Dayton, Ohio, then resided on the East Coast for fifteen years. She now lives with her wife in a house with a view of San Francisco Bay. She feeds stray cats. Additional writings are available at www.adaharrigan.com