Letters from Anne is a biweekly newsletter of dispatches from a happily upended life. After a successful 23-year career as an English Professor and author, I sold my house, took my daugther to college, and bought a one-way ticket to Paris. Now I’m on a quest find my best life. In my letters, I sort through the good, the bad, and the ugly of a life in glorious limbo.

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European dispathces from a happily upended life


Anne Boyd Rioux

I left academia, sold my house, took my daugther to college, and hit the road. Now I'm traveling around Europe and restarting my life. I'm an author and writing coach, as well as a former English professor and two-time NEH public scholar.