Christine Green

Ms. Green is a freelance writer and teaching artist in Brockport, NY.  She grew up in San Jose, CA and holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from UC Berkeley and a master’s degree in historical archaeology from the College of William and Mary. She is currently the Literary Arts Columnist for Rochester, NY's 585 Magazine.


Essays & Articles

   Featured essay in The American Cancer Society’s Choose You Blog May 2011, June 2011, & July 2011:

Feature blogger for Writers & Books Roc Transit Day 2015

Essay in Healthy Urban Kitchen 2013

Essay in Naptime Notebook 2013

Literary Arts Columnist for Rochester's Democrat & Chronicle 2015-2017

Creative Non-fiction & Poetry

Essay in You & Me, forthcoming

Fiction in Grimoire, November 2016

Nonfiction in Laundry, June 2016

Nonfiction in Brain, Child, April 2016

Nonfiction in The Big Brick Review, Winter 2016

Nonfiction in Mused Literary Review, Summer 2015

Poetry in Germ Magazine, April 2014

Nonfiction, fiction, and poetry in aaduna June 2011 & May 2013

Poetry in The Light Ekphrastic August 2013

Non-fiction, “When I Grow Up,” in the December 2008 issue of Genesee Valley Parent

Selected post in Art & Design at Blog Nosh (Story Bleed) January 2010 & April 2011

Contributor, Democrat and Chronicle Her Rochester Moms Blog 2011-2012

Featured Writer, Democrat & Chronicle, Brockport Blog

Featured Writer, Rockford Kingsley, Ltd, E-Viewpoints


May 7th, 2011: Reading at Physikos 302 N. Goodman, Rochester, NY. This reading was held in honor of Mother's Day. Selections were from Mother Muse and Motherly Musings.

September 24, 2011: Reading at Lift Bridge Book Shop, 45 Main St., Brockport, NY 14420. This event was a reading and book signing to promote the Motherly Musings collection.

October 7, 2011: A reading at the Seward House Museum, 33 South Street, Auburn, NY 13021 to celebrate the city's October First Friday event. The event featured contributing aaduna writers.

May 5, 2012: Book signing and reading at Lift Bridge Book Shop, Brockport. A Mother's Day reading featuring work from Motherly Musings.

July 22, 2012:  Reading at aaduna at Center at High Falls, 60 Browns Race, Rochester, NY 14614 to celebrate the opening of the art show, "Thick & Thin."  Christine was the featured writer at this event.

November 16th, 2012: Reading at Different Path Gallery, 27 Market St., Brockport, NY 14420 featuring work from Motherly Musings.

November 2013: Reading at Different Path Gallery, 27 Market St., Brockport, NY 14420 featuring new poetry and creative non-fiction.

April 10th, 2014: Reading at Lift Bridge Book Shop, 45 Main St., Brockport, NY 14420 to celebrate National Poetry Month.

January 18, 2015: Poetry reading for Rochester Poets at Skalnly Welcome Center St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY. 

July 30, 2017: Poetry & Pie Literary Reading, Pink Door writing retreat presentation

September 13, 2016: Writers and Books, Rochester, NY

November 2, 2017: Straw Mat Writers Literary Reading, Rochester , NY

May 2017: Cast member Listen to Your Mother, Rochester NY

Speaking Engagements:
-Keynote speech, New York State MOMS Club Luncheon 2007
-Keynote speech, North East Regional MOMS Club Luncheon, 2008
-All -College Hour Speaker, SUNY Geneseo Feb 15, 2017

Other Literary Involvement:
Host for monthly literary readings--Words on the Verge-- at Different Path Gallery, Brockport 2012-present.