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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Margaret Davis Ghielmetti  

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Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction



Illinois Connection

Ghielmetti lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Margaret Davis Ghielmetti has lived on four continents and has visited nearly fifty countries. She is a Live Lit storyteller who has won two StorySLAMs with The Moth. She wrote and performed a solo show, Fierce, about refinding her creative expression, and is passionate about sharing the beauty of the world through her photos. She and her Swiss-born husband, Patrick, can be found in Chicago when theyre not out exploring.

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Titles At Your Library


-- ''Brave(ish): A Memoir of a Recovering Perfectionist '', *2020 Sarton Awards Gilda Finalist