Nancy Temple has a varied background in the arts. Her graduate work was in Art History, Design, and Arts Administration. She has been a tapestry weaver, a commercial space planner, and a design instructor at various Boston-area colleges. She has been writing plays since 2015. “Stone in the Water” was performed by the Image Theater at their 2016 Fem Noire Festival. “Dog Park Afternoon” was voted Best Play (Series A) at the Playwrights’ Platform Festival in 2016. ”The Caregiver,” a monologue, was presented during an evening of staged readings at the Newton Public Library in 2016. In 2017, “Tiger Lilies” was performed at the Image Theater’s Fem Noire Festival. ”Dog Park Afternoon” will be presented at a festival of staged readings at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education in November, 2017.