Next Letter in the Mail: Ethel Rohan


We’re getting ready to send our next Letter in the Mail, and it’s from Ethel Rohan! Ethel writes to us about depression, anxiety, and a lunch meeting that made her realize she’d turned a corner.

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Ethel Rohan is an award-winning novelist, essayist, and short story writer. A longtime San Francisco resident and Irish ex-pat, she swapped the Atlantic Ocean for the Pacific. Visit her at, or the beach.


Photograph of Ethel Rohan © Eva Stoyanov.