Denise Kolanovic

Letters

Denise Kolanovic is an ESL/English teacher as well as the author of ASPHALT SOUNDS, Fore Angels Press. 2004, having an MA in English and MS in TESOL. Her work has been published nationally in literary journals and poetry anthologies including THANK YOU, MR LINCOLN; RECKLESS WRITING; OUTSIDE THE BOX; FOR PRECIOUS LOVING BEASTS; CELIDH; SONGS OF SANDY, and others. more

Anna Di Bella

Letters

Anna Di Bella is author of three volumes of poetry: THE WARMTH OF PRESENCE, I WILL NOT NAME YOU, HALF MOONS AND FALLING STARS. A lecturer/advocate in the arts, educator, editor, and small press publisher (Fore Angels Press), she conducts poetry workshops.more

Kathleen Morris

Letters

Writer, editor, coach and activist for more than three decades, Morris is the author of Speaking In Whispers (ThirdSide Press) and founder of the national writing workshop series: The Erotic Pen. Her nonfiction and fiction writings have been anthologized in such publications as Spirited (Redbone Press), Black Silk (Warner Books) and Brown Sugar II (Washington Square Press). more

Karen Jakubowski

Letters

Poet Karen Jakubowski daylights as a paralegal – real estate is her niche. She can be found in coffee shops or reading tarot. Karen is a Pushcart Prize nominee. Local Gems Press released her poetry collection Scrawny Girl in 2013. Her poetry has appeared in numerous on-line journals and print anthologies.more

Lorraine Kulik

Art

Lorraine has received numerous prestigious awards and recognitions for her portraits, nature studies and abstract paintings in oil, watercolour and pastel. Her paintings reside in collections in England, France and the USA.

Carolyn DeSoucey

Art

She states, "Art is found in the laugh of a child and in morning prayer. It is found in the wind blowing through leaves and in light filtering through a rainbow. It is found in meditation." more

Dina Fine

Art

I went to Buffalo State College where I spent a semester in Italy studying Italian art and architecture. In 1979, I studied Textile Design at FIT, graduating Summa Cum Laude. My work is in a number of private collections, and I exhibit locally. more

Jeanette Martone

Art

The simplicity and purity of pencil and paper lend an immediacy and intimacy to the work, creating an interconnectedness between subject and viewer. more

Eleanore O'Sullivan

Art

Exhibiting throughout the East, at Manhattan’s National Art Club, my work was reviewed by “Gallery and Studio”in the 2/2012 issue. Presently, I am a board member of the Art League of Long Island, past NLAPW national 5th VP and ACB art chair. more

Phyllis Rutigliano

Art

My strongest wish is to have unity in and with my work--so much so that if even a tiny part of my image isn’t in agreement with the whole, I can sense it, change it and seamlessly complete the painting. When it works, it gives me the amazing sensation that the piece of art has mysteriously created itself. more

Diana Sanzone

Art

I am fascinated by the nuances of human (and animal) facial expressions. I aim for evocative images that cause the viewer to create his or her own story about them. I enjoy the spontaneity of photography. Exhibits include the Open Center in NYC and the B.J. Spoke Gallery in Huntington, NY.more

Lisa Hermanson

Art

I am interested in exploring the blurred boundary between photography, painting and the surreal. more

Pat Giancontieri

Art

I believe good design emanates from a thoughtful and informed process.... more

Donna Lipari

Music

Donna D. Lipari is an accomplished singer/songwriter/pianist who has entertained throughout the metropolitan area for the past 30 years. She has also been a prominent voice teacher in the New York area for the past 20 years. more