Janet Lucy, MA, is an award-winning writer and poet, and the co-author of Moon Mother, Moon Daughter ~ Myths and Rituals that Celebrate a Girl’s Coming of Age (First Edition, Fair Winds Press, 2002; Second Edition, Publishing by the Seas, 2011); a Moon Mother, Moon Daughter Moon Circle Facilitator’s Guide and By the Light of the Moon ~ A Companion Journal (coming November 2022, Seven Seas Press); She is the author of three award-winning children’s books, The Three Sunflowers (Publishing by the Seas, 2012), a bilingual version, Los Tres Girasoles ~ The Three Sunflowers (Publishing by the Seas, 2017); Mermaid Dreams (Seven Seas Press, 2019) and Sueños de Sirena / Mermaid Dreams (bilingual); Makana is a Gift (Seven Seas Press 2022) and Makana es un Regalo / Makana is a Gift (bilingual).
She has been a contributor to Mothering, Mamalode, Natural Solutions, The Sun, Skirt! and Real Travel magazines.
Her recent publication, Три Соняшники ~ The Three Sunflowers (Spring 2023) is a Ukrainian-English version of the original book, dedicated with love to the children of Ukraine.
Janet is the Founder/Director of Women’s Creative Network (WCN) in Santa Barbara, California, a consulting business emphasizing intuitive, creative and professional development through writing. Janet offers individual consulting & counseling; weekly writing groups; a guided writing course: “Divine Ink ~ Illuminating the Heroine’s Journey;” local and international writing retreats in Mexico, Costa Rica, Peru, and Italy (Tuscany & Sicily). Janet is also the Communications Director at Seven Seas Press, a Santa Barbara non-profit publishing company. https://sevenseaspress.org
Janet holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Antioch University and a California Teaching Credential from UC Santa Barbara.