I am a published Native American writer, Creative Arts Therapist, and military veteran. I
was born and raised in the mountains of West Central Maine currently residing in the Adirondacks, NY, USA. I am a graduate of the European Graduate School-Switzerland (Expressive Arts: Therapy, Education, Consulting,) SUNY-Albany (M.S. in Ed. Psych,) Vermont College (M.F.A. Creative Writing,) U.M.F.-Maine (B.A. Eng. Lit w/ Writing Emphasis.) I am also an authorized affiliate, and workshop facilitator, of the Amherst Writers' and Artists' (AWA) method.