Anne-Marie Erickson is a literary prose writer currently working on an essay collection/memoir, In the Evening, We'll Dance: Loving Someone Who Has Dementia. She is the recipient of a 2015 Arrowhead Regional Arts Council fellowship and a 2014 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative grant.
Erickson has presented several readings/discussions based on the essays she is composing about her husband's dementia.
An English instructor and writing center tutor at Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids, MN, Erickson is an Augsburg College (Mpls.) graduate in American Studies. She earned the M.A. in English from Bemidji State University.