Deesha Philyaw

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Co-founder, CoParenting101.org
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coparenting101

Deesha Philyaw is the co-founder, with her ex-husband, of CoParenting101.org, a resource for those parenting across two households after a divorce or break-up. A Pittsburgh-based freelance writer, Deesha's publication credits include Essence, Bitch, and Wondertime magazines, and The Washington Post. Her writing has been anthologized in Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined (Seal Press); and Just Like a Girl: A Manifesta! and Woman's Work (GirlChild Press). Deesha teaches as an adjunct professor in Chatham University's Master's of Professional Writing program.  She is at work on a YA novel, and is co-author of the forthcoming book Co-Parenting 101: Advice from a Formerly Married Couple on Parenting Across Two Households (New Harbinger, 2013).  Deesha is mom and stepmom to 4 daughters.

Deesha Philyaw is the co-founder, with 

Deesha Philyaw is the co-founder, with her ex-husband, of CoParenting101.org, a resource for those parenting across two households after a divorce or break-up. A Pittsburgh-based freelance writer, Deesha's publication credits include Essence, Bitch, and Wondertime magazines, and The Washington Post. Her writing has been anthologized in Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined (Seal Press); and Just Like a Girl: A Manifesta! and Woman's Work (GirlChild Press). Deesha teaches as an adjunct professor in Chatham University's Master's of Professional Writing program.  She is at work on a YA novel, and is co-author of the forthcoming book Co-Parenting 101: Advice from a Formerly Married Couple on Parenting Across Two Households (New Harbinger, 2013).  Deesha is mom and stepmom to 4 daughters.

her ex-husband, of CoParenting101.org, a resource for those parenting across two households after a divorce or break-up. A Pittsburgh-based freelance writer, Deesha's publication credits include Essence, Bitch, and Wondertime magazines, and The Washington Post. Her writing has been anthologized in Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined (Seal Press); and Just Like a Girl: A Manifesta! and Woman's Work (GirlChild Press). Deesha teaches as an adjunct professor in Chatham University's Master's of Professional Writing program.  She is at work on a YA novel, and is co-author of the forthcoming book Co-Parenting 101: Advice from a Formerly Married Couple on Parenting Across Two Households (New Harbinger, 2013).  Deesha is mom and stepmom to 4 daughters.