Linda Sharp - Author - Columnist - Media Guest - Event Speaker

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Featured Article: The Price of Remembering The HoloCOST

Get Your Recap Fix At Linda's Hot Blog!  AMERICAN IDOL Season 8

Hilariously Comprehensive!


With an impressive list of both web and print publications to her credit, Linda is also a sought out TV/Radio talk show guest.  


Club Mom -, Parenting expert, columnist, answer questions, give advice

Sanity Central--A Time Out From Parenting:, Editor/Owner of award winning parenting humor website.  Featuring over a dozen author/columnists, including Ken Swarner, Todd Pinsky, Shana McLean Moore and Judy Gruen.

Don't Get Me Started - Highly trafficked blogsite where Linda posts regular rants on the world around us.

Al Bawaba - Gateway To The MidEast: Samples of editorial relationship: SurREALITY TVResponsible Journalism,  (very honored to have been offered this opportunity to reach such a large Middle Eastern audience)

AOL: America Online: Regular News Editorialist

Family Content: syndicated columnist

ZOIKS!:  bi-weekly humor ezine

American Kids: Regular columnist on website and in Miami area parenting magazine Monthly Live Chat Featured Guest, Regular Columnist

iParenting: , Regular columnist, both on their network of websites and in the print publications Regular Columnist

Family Source: Regular content 

Women Regular content

Womans Work: Regular content

A Friend In Need: Regular content

Moms Working Online: Regular content

Busy Parents Online: Regular content

Married Romance: Regular content

Kinderstart: Regular Content

Child Care US: Regular Content

The New Parents Guide:  Regular content 

The Lifewalk: Regular Content Regular content Regular Content Regular Content

People of Regular Content

Practical Christianity: Regular Content Regular content

Parenting Bookmark:, regular columnist

Suite 101:, Contributing Editor - topic: Parenting/Marriage Humor

You Married Him: , Weekly marriage humor column

Mommies On The Web: , Parenting humor articles

The Labor Of Love: , Monthly humor articles

Spilt Milk: , Regular humor contributor

Woman Links: , Regular humor/current events articles , weekly feature articles

Baby University: , regular columnist  regular columnist

MainStreet Moms: , weekly humor contributor

Just ,Assistant Editor; monthly columnist

20ish , bi-weekly humor column

Parenting Humor Ezine: , monthly humor columnist

Inspired , monthly humor articles weekly humor column regular humor column regular humor column

My Parent Time: , regular columnist

Mommy , co-author of book, creator of website ,Weekly columnist for four years , Weekly columnist

Moms At , Regular columnist

My Baby , Weekly columnist , Weekly columnist

San Diego , Regular columnist

Philly , Regular Columnist

Jupiter Parents: 

Second Wives Cafe: Regular content

She Knows: Regular content Regular Content

Preschool Entertainment: 


My Mama Said: 

Top Baby Pages: 


Baby Sea Shell: 

Christian, Lighten Up With Linda Sharp column

Print Publications

Fitness Magazine: Contributor. Recent issues, Nov 2003, Jan 2004

Cooking Smart Magazine: February 2005 issue, Kitsch In The Kitchen, Coincide Media

Family Energy Magazine:  iParenting Media, Editorial Team

McCall’s Magazine: February 2001 issue, Breast Augmentation article, "I Did It For Me"

Texas Health Department's CSHCN Newsletter (Children With Special Health Care Needs), monthly column, The Sharp Corner

Dallas Morning News: Texas Living Section, essayist

Frisco Kids:  Dallas Morning News Supplement, Regular Columnist

Central Oregon Family News: Monthly humor column, "Just For Laughs"

Parents’ Centre of New Zealand: Monthly humor column

Parentlink: Canadian publication

Parenthood Magazine: Malaysia, Monthly parenting humor columnist

Today’s Parents Magazine: Singapore (PanPacMedia), monthly humor columnist

Omaha Family Magazine: Monthly humor column

United Advertising Publications: (Parent company of January 2000, May 2000, appearing in 24 Parent / Family magazines nationally promoting Parenthoodweb

Brutarian Magazine: Humor column

The Kidding Around Family Newspaper: Northwest USA, monthly humor column

The Village Family Magazine : Minnesota Publication, Monthly columnist

Explore! Magazine: Montana Publication, Monthly Humorist

Television History

Currently being considered to host new pilot for Lifetime Television, "You're Not The Man I Married", slated for Fall 2004 line-up

Good Morning Central Oregon (regional morning talk show out of Bend), Monthly humorist / guest / fill-in host

Good Day, Oregon (FOX-TV- regional morning talk show out of Portland): Parenting/Marriage/Humor "expert" appearing monthly

AM Northwest (ABC-TV- Portland, Oregon) Featured regular guest

Radio Appearances

Wall Street Journal's Work & Family Program (program no longer on air), regular guest 1998-2000

APPARENTLY, Radio for Parents With Susan Sierra, guest and weekly humor feature "Lighten Up With Linda Sharp", ongoing.  Was broadcast across the USA & Canada as well as on the USARadio Network,  

Mom Writers Radio - regular guest

BBC News Radio World Talk Program - October 2006 - Topic: Jesus Camp

BBC News Radio - regular guest commentator

WIKY - Evansville, Indiana - Weekly American Idol Commentary


Femail - A Comic Collision In Cyberspace, coauthored with Shana McLean Moore, Nov 2005 release

Stretchmarks On My Sanity — The Growing Pains of Raising A Family, May 2001 release

Misadventures of Moms & Disasters of Dads, May 2004, Author Contributor

Mommyhood: One Day At A Time, upcoming release, Author Contributor

Mommy Magic — 450 Ways To Nurture Your Child: April 2000, co-author

This End UP: How To Keep A Move From Turning Your Family Upside Down, upcoming  release

Hemorrhoids On My Soul - Child Rearing Is More Than A Pain In The ..., upcoming release


Diakonos Support Group, Canada, Guest Speaker, October 2003, weekend retreat

Regular speaker for youth audiences on writing and humor

PTAs too numerous to list!

Regular speaker adult audience - humor presentations, parenting/ marriage, relationships


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