December 2003: I am a writer both personally as well as
professionally. I have had my first online poetry collection,
Dust and Dreams, up and
running since May, 2002. In addition, I have won or placed in several
contests, and have been published extensively, in literary journals, poetry
anthologies, magazines, and on the web. I reside in Lowell, Massachusetts,
with my gorgeous four year old daughter, who is my first inspiration for
all that I do. I enjoy sketching, reading, dancing, the arts, documentaries,
and of course, have had my heart stolen by the joy of the written word,
the truest and purest form of expression. I am always open to comments
on my work, and would be glad to offer my own to anyone who might be
Go to "Albatross"
Go to "The Sheep Tender"
Go to "The Note"
Go to "One Week Later -- September 18, 2001"
Go to "Colors"
"Albatross" from the virtual chapbook First Flights
"One Week Later -- September 18, 2001" from the virtual chapbook,
NOT JUST: poems and essays on September 11, 2001