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Cary Umhau


Washington, DC
Author, Burning Down the Fireproof Hotel; Founder & Creative Director, SPACIOUS

She's the author of Burning Down the Fireproof Hotel, part spiritual memoir, part manifesto for living the spacious life. Cary's day job is as Founder & Creative Director of SPACIOUS, a movement of people who are creating community connections and belonging. Her writing has appeared in numerous magazines and newspapers including The Washington Post and Burnside Writers Collective, She can also be found at and at She lives in Washington, DC, which she adores passionately.


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