Wakefield, Darcy (1969 - 2005)

Genre: Non-Fiction

Darcy Wakefield was born and raised in North Livermore, ME. and resided in Cape Elizabeth at the time of her death.

She graduated from high school at the Waynflete School in Portland, received her MFA in writing from Emerson College and an MA in American Studies from SUNY/Buffalo and a BA from Smith College.

She was an English professor at Southern Maine Community College.

She was diagnosed in 2003 with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) and died in 2005.


  • I Remember Running : the Year I Got Everything I Ever Wanted--and ALS (2005)
  • "No Flies on Bill" : the Story of an Uncontrollable Old Woman, my Grandmother, Ethel "Billie" Gammon (c2006)