Patricia is the current vice president and a past president 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 is the author of the upcoming fantasy novel for young adults, A Traitor in the Realm. Trapped in a besieged kingdom, teen artist Kallan MacKinnon battles magical and prehistoric foes that threaten her family’s survival and jeopardize their return to Earth. Four teens, two worlds, one perilous summer.