Patricia Florio

Author of "My Two Mothers, A Memoir With Recipies" and "Cucina d' Amelia, My Mothers Favorite Recipies, both published by Gina Meyers, Serendipity Media Group available on Amazon.com Travel writer for www.stripedpot.com, reader, risk taker, creative thinker, compassionate and spiritual. I enjoy sharing my writing, travels, photography, and cooking for friends interested in sharing similar ideas. Life has just begun for me living on the shore in Ocean Grove, New Jersey, and graduating with an M.F.A. in Creative Writing. I am now working toward new publishing goals. After a 17-year stint as a federal court reporter, I was a freelance writer for the Two River Times, Philadelphia Inquirer and several newspapers in the tri-state area. Check out my short stories on Amazon.com, published by Phyllis Scott Publishing, and "Golden Boy" Newtown Literary. I was a Norman Mailer finalist in 2012.