Anna Marie's essays, poems, stories, and theater reviews have been published in The Sulphur River Review, Austin, Texas; Washington Opera Magazine, DC; Intermission Magazine, Alexandria, Virginia; The Broadkill Review, Milton DE; Vine Leaves Literary Journal, Melbourne, Australia; and even on a cereal box created by LaPalabra Café Press in Portland, Oregon.
A Michigan native, she received her M.A. in English from the University of Wyoming, prior to which she studied with Joseph Brodsky in Ann Arbor, MI, and John Gardner at the University of Detroit. She spent several years as an Instructor of briefing and analytical writing before returning to a focus on creative work.
Anna Marie feels her writing style has been influenced by Chekhov, Isak Dinesen, Anais Nin, E.T.A. Hoffmann, as well as by fairy tales and opera. She would love to know which of her stories or poems resonate most with you!