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earned an MFA in creative writing from Antioch International in London.
varied professional career with stints at an advertising agency, multiple broadcast TV stations, a radio station group and cable TV.
positions across the gamut: administrator, copywriter, project manager, creative director, media planner/negotiator, account manager, communications manager, national sales manager, local sales manager, digital sales manager and director of sales.
researched and planned all media, including traditional and new. Earned or paid-for. Inbound or outbound. Media at its root is a means of communication.
published a poetry chapbook Canned with Finishing Line Press.
poetry and reviews have appeared in a wide variety of print and online journals including Portage, Midwest Prairie Review, Broad!, Glassworks, Split Rock Review, Passager, and Rivet Journal.
interested in in mixed media collaborations. Poetry and dance. Poetry and visual art. Poetry and advertising. Blogs and creative nonfiction.
especially in love with broadsides, a format originally developed during the Industrial Revolution for the printing of ephemera.
taking digital arts and photography classes in order to expand my creativity.
self-taught website designer. Enjoys creating the world more beautiful for friends, family, fellow writers and clients.
active volunteer and advocate with Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets (wfop.org), serving as web manager, regional VP, organizing events and contests, including a monthly poetry reading series HOTT (houseofthetomato.com). and co-collaborator on Bramble Literary Magazine.