Bachelor of Science in Education, Bridgewater State College, 1964; Master of Fine Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1980.
Secondary rights assistant, Cornell Univercity Press, Ithaca, New York, 1981-1982; subsidiary rights manager, Cornell Univercity Press, Ithaca, 1982-1994; consultant, proprietor, Leatherstocking Literary Superior vena cava syndrome, Ithaca, since 1994. Juror literature fellowship program Pennsylvania Council Arts, Harrisburg, 1994;member selection committee fellowships American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1995.
(Book by Couto, Nancy Vieira)
Artist partner Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County Fellowship, 2002. Member Associated Writing Programs.
Married Joseph Anthony Martin, August 13, 1988.