My Author Bio – 100 Words

Medium Bio: (100 words)

Dr. MaryAnn Diorio is an award-winning, widely published author of compelling fiction. She holds the PhD in French from the University of Kansas, the MA in Italian from Middlebury College, and the MFA in Writing Fiction from Seton Hill University. A diplomate of the Institute of Children’s Literature, she has taught writing at Rowan University and Regent University. When not writing, MaryAnn enjoys reading, painting, and playing the piano.

MaryAnn resides in New Jersey with her husband Dom, a retired ER physician. They are blessed with two amazing daughters, a fantastic son-in-law, and five rambunctious grandchildren. Visit MaryAnn at