Welcome to CheriRegister.Com

Let me show you around: The site opens with my blog entries, which I post when the impulse strikes. Just above, running along under the picture, are the pages on my site. You can click on the page names or scroll down for specific sub-pages. The Books page will show you where to buy those still available. Please feel free to contact me at: CheriR (at) CheriRegister (dot) Com.

Cheri’s Books


Here is some work of mine that has appeared recently in anthologies:

“Blue Collar Ethic: A Testimony,” in The American Midwest: An Interpretive Encyclopedia, edited by Richard Sisson, et al., Indiana University Press. Read online.

“Memoir Matters,” in Tell Me True: Memoir, History, and Writing a Life, edited by Patricia Hampl and Elaine Tyler May, Borealis Books, 2008.  Purchase wherever you buy books.

“Negotiating the Boundaries Between Catharsis and Literature,” in Views from the Loft: A Portable Writers’ Workshop, edited by Daniel Slager, Milkweed Editions, 2010.  Purchase here.

“One More Saving Grace,” in Christmas in Minnesota, edited by Marilyn Ziebarth and Brian Horrigan, Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2005.

“Take Five:  Cheri Register’s Five Minnesota Memoirs,” in Minnesota 101: Everything You Wanted to Know About Minnesota and Were Going to Ask Anyway, edited by Kristal Leebrick et al., McIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc., 2011.