Fay Jacobs

Fay Jacobs has authored five collections of humorous/activist essays with Bywater Books, and was named a 2019 Champion of Pride by The Advocate Magazine. She has won an International Rainbow Award, an American Library Association Award, an IPPY Award, and Goldie awards, among others. She’s written for The Washington Post, Baltimore Sun, The Advocate, Philadelphia Gay News, Washington Blade, and more. She’s been performing her solo comedy show Aging Gracelessly: 50 Shades of Fay all over the country for the past six years. Her motto is “nothing is so bad if it’s worth the story you can tell.”