Christine Green

Freelance Writer

Christine Green is a freelance writer in Brockport, NY . She currently writes a literary arts column for Rochester's (585) Magazine. Green hosts a monthly literary salon, Words on the Verge, at A Different Path Gallery. She grew up in San Jose, CA and holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from UC Berkeley and a master’s degree in historical archaeology from the College of William and Mary. She is a 2016 Pink Door Literary Fellow and a member of the Listen to Your Mother 2017 Rochester cast.She has been published in Story Bleed, Genesee Valley Parent, aaduna, the Democrat and Chronicle, the American Cancer Society’s Choose You Blog, Healthy Urban Kitchen, Germ Magazine, The Light Ekphrastic, Naptime Notebook, Big Brick Review, Laundry, and Mused Literary Review. She has essays in the anthologies Mother Muse and Motherly Musings.

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Buffalo Soldiers

With its roots in 19th Century lore, African-American military history finally comes to light By Christine Green [caption id=attachment_1243 align=alignright width=300] Buffalo...


No password needed - (585) magazine - March 2018 - Rochester, NY

The speak easy reading series opens its door to area writers


4 Myths About Midwives

By Christine Green [caption id=attachment_825 align=alignright width=125] Becky Skovgaard[/caption] Certified nurse-midwife Rebecca Skovgaard loved night shifts on the maternity...


Exit strategy - (585) magazine - September 2017 - Rochester, NY

New memoir shines a light on local newsrooms


13thirty Cancer Connect Supports Teens, Young Adults with Cancer

Nonprofit has been serving Rochester community since 2001 Walls of vivid blue with bright orange, deep red, and lime green accents greet visitors to 13thirty Cancer Connect, a...

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Books: MCC prof's 'Always Want More' is a Rochester story

Always Want More is more than a love story. It's more than a teacher-saves-the-school story. It's more than a fast-paced story about urban crime. At its core, it's a Rochester...

About Christine


Christine Green

Christine's website and link to her full list of publications


Workshop Testamonials

Praise for Christine Green's writing classes.


Interview With Christine Green

Rockford Kingsley is devoted to encouraging and supporting you as you strive to attain your personal and professional goals. Feel the Emotion, Live your Dream!...

Creative Non-fiction & Poetry

Brain, Child

Thirteen, Now and Then

By Christine Green Last week my daughter asked me to help her edit and revise some poems she wrote for class. The theme was a rather advanced one: the Bosnian refugee...

L a u n d r y

How to Style Your Hair

At age four, let your mother take you for a short haircut. It will be a wedge in the back with a middle-parted bob in front ala Dorothy Hamill after the 1976 Olympics. Done. But...

the light ekphrastic

Christine Green

Christine Green and Lynne Parks traded art and words. Lynne shared this photograph with Christine: In response, Christine wrote this poem: Initiation Cueva de las Manos Painted...

Press Releases, Professional Letter & Bios, Business Promotion


Sample Press Releases

A sample of press releases

Images by Courtney

Sample Bio & Business Letter

A sample of a business bio and professional letter

Words on the Verge

Pamphlet Sample

A sample pamphlet created for a local literary reading series