the living art of storytelling in Massachusetts
Peggy Melanson aka Chef Nostalgia®
Nostalgia: ....a desire for the familiar... or beloved circumstance.... any longing... a wish to return home
Peggy Specializes in transforming difficulties into humor. She is a Writer and "Teller" of Profound Stories and Merry Tales of Mirth. Her credentials are; Freelance Newspaper and Magazine Columnist, Writer, Photojournalist, Humorist, Poet, Television Producer, Creative Writing & Motivational workshop designer and presenter. She has presented her workshops and "One Woman Comedy Show" at New Century Theatre, Northampton, MA, Legendary Club Passim, Country Clubs, Libraries, and at the prestigious "Sharing The Fire" Storytelling Conference at Simmons College, Tufts University (TAB) and at University of Massachusetts, Salem State College Entrepreneurial Centers and at the Center for Business and Learning.
Melanson is An Integral Part of the Cultural Landscape
Massachusetts Congressman Michael Capuano wrote a letter of recommendation for Peggy’s television documentary "Attainable Goals-The Sunsetters." (Available at Libraries) "Through her accomplishments, Peggy has become an integral part of the cultural landscape of Greater Boston. Her thought provoking articles are read in hundreds of community newspapers; her performances are well-attended and well-loved in schools, colleges and libraries; her television credentials are impressive and reflect a life of dedicated work in the creative arts; and colleagues and newcomers alike come together to benefit from her workshops."
Posted on October 3, 2009 at 9:22am