Books: The Key Peninsula, L is for Leaping, Blue Deer, Peninsula Pioneers


Photo of author with Peninsula Pioneers

Colleen  released Peninsula Pioneers in September 2016. It is a collection of Pioneer Stock stories and community history.






 Colleen Slater is a local newspaper columnist who writes essays, articles, poetry and short fiction. Her work has appeared in anthologies, local and national magazines and online. She proofreads and edits special interest sections of a monthly newspaper. She edits book length works for area writers. Her first and fourth books are local histories of the area where she grew up and now lives, the Key Peninsula.

Poem, Perseverence, sandblasted into promenade at Point Defiance Park, Tacoma, 1997.