Heather Marie Spitzberg is an environmental author, scientist, and lawyer. She lives in New York's Ulster County in the purple-hued shadow of the Catskill Mountains with her family and unruly rescue dogs, Thor and Schuyler. She has two novels and several short stories and essays in progress.
"Protective Acts" in the Save the World Anthology. In the near future, animal protection laws, life force detection technology, and drones create a peaceful and climate resilient society. It may be possible for a granddaughter to forgive her grandmother for past environmental damage.
Moving Sand, Moving Water, Moving People, Sinking City Literary Magazine (2019) - Nominated for 2019 Pushcart Prize