I’m an artist, poet, jeweler, essayist, old hippy, iconoclast, and unrepentant nerd girl.
Throughout my life, people have used the same five words to describe me:
I’d like to argue the word “stubborn.”
The next three words that frequently come up are:
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I’m a New York City native who moved to Southern California in 1980. I’ve traveled a lot, but not as much as I’d like to. I collect ethnic arts and crafts. My yard is filled with giant cacti.
I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998. I underwent treatment, and was in remission for 17-1/2 years. I was re-diagnosed in 2016. Hopefully I’ll survive this round and there won’t be a third time.
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Where to stalk me online: www.meredithlaskow.com (writing) www.meredithbead.com (jewelry) www.amazon.com/handmade/meredithbead (jewelry) www.meredithbead.artfire.com (jewelry) www.etsy.com/shop/meredithbead (jewelry) mkt.com/mkl-bead-supplies (DIY findings) meredithbead-ivil.tripod.com (DIY findings) www.facebook.com/meredithbead (jewelry fan page) twitter.com/meredithbead www.pinterest.com/meredithlaskow www.linkedin.com/in/meredithlaskow