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