Ellen Weisberg has a degree in pharmacology and works as a cancer researcher at the Dana Farber Cancer Center and as a Principal Associate in Medicine at Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA). Ken Yoffe (Billerica, MA) is a pediatrician. Short stories and poetry have appeared in PKA's Advocate (bimonthly literary publication), The Writing Disorder (quarterly online literary journal and print anthology book), and Natural Solutions (holistic health magazine), among other publications. They've also worked with Galde Publishing and Chipmunkapublishing to publish several children's books and a young adult novel. Angel Rock Leap (Waldorf Publishing, 2016), an anti-bullying NA novel, and Friends and Mates in Fifty States (Waldorf Publishing, 2017) are two of their most recent releases.
They are members of a circus ensemble that brings bullying awareness and bystander intervention to Boys and Girls Clubs, retirement and nursing homes, and hospitals around New England through live performances and book contributions. Fruit of the Vine (Chipmunkapublishing, 2010), an anti-bullying children's fiction, is being used in this play. Ellen and Ken live in Chelmsford, MA, with their daughter Emily.