About Cathy

Cathy Luna, PhD, has taught writing for more than 30 years. A former faculty member at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Cathy earned her doctorate in Literacy Education from the University of Pennsylvania. Since 2010, when she started LunaWriting, Cathy has worked with hundreds of faculty writers, in groups and one-on-one, in-person and online.

“Cathy is an inspiring and dedicated writing mentor! I have learned so much from her accumulated wisdom. She is both generous and dedicated in her coaching.”
—Professor, Mount Holyoke College

Cathy is also a memoirist and creative writing workshop leader. Selections from her memoir-in-progress have been published by River Teeth Journal, Lunch Ticket, and Consequence. To take a creative writing workshop with Cathy, check out Writers in Progress Studio, in Florence, MA.