Patricia is the immediate past president and current newsletter editor of the California Writers Club Tri-Valley Branch. Her short stories and poems have been published in several anthologies and on Women on Writing’s website. In the nonfiction genre, she writes press releases for the Livermore-Amador Symphony concerts that appear in Livermore’s The Independent and the Pleasanton Weekly newspaper.
Patricia’s current project is a fantasy novel for young adults. When Kallan’s family becomes trapped in a besieged kingdom the summer before her junior year in high school, she must battle magical and prehistoric foes that threaten her family’s lives and their return to Earth.