Vanessa Osage Media Kit

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Vanessa Osage, photo by Heather Alvis
Vanessa Osage, photo by Heather Alvis

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Celebrated as a “champion of change” by the Boston Herald, author, Vanessa Osage, uses her love of language and the craft of writing to affect meaningful, positive change in the world. Her social change memoir, “Can’t Stop the Sunrise” (Stone & Feather Press, 2020), received a 5-Star Review for Politics & Current Events at IndieReader. Described as “thoroughly gripping” and a “courageous and magnificent tale”… that is “cause for celebration, even in these troubled times” (C.S. Holmes). Available in print, ebook, and as a captivating audiobook – with guest voices and a live, groundbreaking speech recording – at Audible. Vanessa Osage’s professional life includes over a decade of experience as a Certified Sexuality Educator (Planned Parenthood), a featured speaker, and Founder/Leader of two nonprofits – one for puberty rites of passage and one for institutional reform. In 2017, she was awarded the Kickass Single Mom Grant for her work in sexuality education and youth empowerment. “Sex Education for Girls: A Parent’s Guide” (Rockridge Press, 2022) is her second book, with culturally sensitive, practical advice for all kinds of parents to raise their daughters in a sex-positive way. Connect at, @vanessaosage