Ms. Rosemary Adang

Washington, United States

Member Since: 01/22/2014

Rosemary Adang is a writer who lives in Port Townsend, Washington, and is retired from teaching writing and women’s studies at Highline College.  She is currently working on a novel set in Greece in the 1960s as well as a variety of shorter pieces of poetry and prose.


  • I’m Sorry, What? (Poetry) , La Presa, Embajadoras Press (June 2018)
  • Madeline Would Hear Him (Flash Fiction) , La Presa, Embajadoras Press (May 2017)
  • Knocking on Seattle’s Doors (Personal Essay) , Seattle Times (November 2016)


  • Exceptional Faculty Award, Highline College(2015)
  • Richard Blessing Award, Fiction Writing(1986)


  • Faculty, Arts & Humanities at Highline College (September 1990 - June 2016)
  • Writing Center Director at Highline College (January 1996 - June 2016)


  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from Sonoma State University (June 1982)
  • Master of Arts in English, Fiction Writing from University of Washington (June 1986)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature , Poetry