Oh, our dear Bridget Zinn has passed…

This news came to me through my friend and critique group member, Jone MacCulloch, yesterday evening.

I don’t know any details, just that our bright and shining, funny and brave friend has left us. We will miss her terribly.

A couple of years ago, Steve Duin, a columnist with our local newspaper, The Oregonian, wrote a lovely piece about Bridget and her fight with cancer. It is worth another read: 

Bridget Zinn and the nature of resilience