After a 35 year career in computers, Mary Gorden retired to the country and became a writer. She published her first book, an anthology of life stories, "Topics to Write About" in 2007. A memoir of her career in computers, "Life Without Ceilings", was published in October 2016.
While writing her memoir she rediscovered the joys of programming by building and maintaining her own web site. Check it out at: marylgorden.com.
The title of her blog at marylgorden.com is Science, Computers, and Horses. This is a tribute to a lifetime pursuing different interests. As a young person Gorden wanted to be a scientist. After graduating from college with a degree in Mathematics she became a computer programmer. Horses entered her life when she was forty-five and provided the bridge between her career in computers and her writing career.
Gorden currently lives in the Sierra Nevada foothills with her horse, Grey, and her two dogs, Tasha and Darrin.