Brooke R. Calder

Brooke R. Calder is an author, birth mother and vocal producer.

Boston born, Brooke grew up between the United States and Zimbabwe, Africa, and currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

A former journalist for Pulse and published under assorted nom de plumes, Calder began her career as a songwriter, eventually sharing credits with Phil Solem (The Rembrandts), Rick McCollum (The Afghan Whigs), Monte Moir (The Time) and a tiny video stint with Prince.

When she isn’t wildly scribbling notes for her next book, she’s a fan of archaeology, art, cinema as well as reading, identifying most closely with the works of Agatha Christie, Arthur JanovBaz LuhrmannCharlie ChaplinEmily DickinsonFred RogersJean Cocteau, Neil StraussP.G. Wodehouse, Warren Ellis, as well as science fiction icons Ray Bradbury and William Gibson.

In Praise of Men is Brooke’s first foray in Non-Fiction and arrives SOON.  To Co-Publish this book, please visit:

Bio by: Astrid Young