The Facts of (My) Life

M.F.A. Creative Writing and Literature, Stony Brook University (Stony Brook Southampton)

B.A. Writing and Literature, SUNY, Empire State College

The New School for Social Research, New York University, Columbia University, HB Studios, and NATAS (National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences) — Workshops in fiction and nonfiction writing, photojournalism, playwriting, and screenwriting

Freelance Publications

Articles, essays, short stories, humor and light verse published in The Washington Post Magazine, New York Magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine, Newsday, The Village Voice, The East Hampton Star, Proteus, The Southampton Review, Coast Lines anthology, Love Alters (anthology) and other publications

Memoir, Only You, about my teenage years, published by Oak Tree Press in 2014

Some of my published work, including several excerpts from my memoir-in-progress, Dancing Hussy, can be seen on this website under Read My Work

Personal Information

Born and raised in Glendale, Queens, New York

Have resided in East Hampton, New York since 1975

Three marriages: annulled, divorced, and widowed

Two children, two stepchildren