Carlyn Parker is a poet and essayist whose work over many years has appeared in books, magazines and in The New York Times. She has done readings at public libraries, Barnard College, and at The Yale Club of New York. Xlibris published her book “Riding The Waves” in 2003. She is an enthusiastic member of The Explorer’s Club, The Sheet Music Society and The Travelers Century Club. Carlyn lives in New York City.