Sheila Hageman is a multi-tasking wife and mother of three who blogs for "The Huffington Post". Her memoir, "Stripping Down", published in February 2012 by Pink Fish Press, is a meditation on womanhood and body image. Her decision-making guide and self-discovery journal, "The Pole Position: Is Stripping for You? (And How to Stay Healthy Doing It)", published in December 2011, helps women to further value their own identities through their quest to understand their motivations for stripping. Sheila has an essay in the 2014 anthology by Writer’s Digests Books: "The Truth of Memoir: How to Write about Yourself and Others with Honesty, Emotion, and Integrity" by Kerry Cohen.
Sheila received her MFA in Creative Writing from Hunter College, CUNY, where she also graduated as valedictorian with her BA in English. She is a nationally certified Yoga instructor and teaches Writing at Housatonic Community College and University of Bridgeport. She has work in many anthologies and magazines like "Salon", "The Fertile Source", "Prime Mincer", and "Foliate Oak Literary Journal". Sheila has appeared on numerous TV shows including Today Show, ABC News, NBC News, and as an expert on Bill Cunningham and Anderson Cooper.
To learn more about Sheila, please visit SheilaHageman.com or StrippingDown.com.