Patricia Cumbia


Patricia Cumbie
writes about women’s lives, dance, food and travel.   Her belly dance memoir, The Shape of a Hundred Hips, is forthcoming from Bedazzled Ink in spring 2018.  She is also the author of a young adult novel, Where People Like Us Live, and the winner of the Carol Bly Award for Nonfiction.  Patricia is a member of the belly dance and folkloric troupe Dans Askina.  To meet Patricia and find out more about her writing, visit www.

Patricia’s Books

TheShapeofaHundredHips_sm The Shape of a Hundred Hips