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Rachel Astarte Piccione, American Writer. Avocations: world travel, Jungian psychology, mythology, comedy. F C. Named Poet Laureate, Bucks County Pennsylvania Commissioners, 1996-1997. Active judicial committee Libertarian Party, Pennsylvania, 1996. Member American Federation television and Radio Artists, Joseph Campbell Foundation, Associated Writing Programs.

Background

Piccione, Rachel Astarte was born on August 25, 1969 in DeKalb, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Anthony Piccione and Sandi Joan Henschel.

Education

Bachelor in Theatre, State University of New York, Brockport, 1990. Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Emerson College, 1994.

Career

Administrative assistant, BOA Edits., Ltd., Brockport, New York, 1985-1990;executive secretary/copy editor, J.F. Lazartique, New York City, 1990-1992; Adjunct Professor writing, Emerson College, Boston, 1993-1994; Adjunct Professor writing, Philadelphia College Textiles & Sciences, 1994-1996; Adjunct Professor writing, Bucks County Community College, Newtown, Pennsylvania, 1996;copywriter, webmaster, feature writer, proofreader, president/founder, Gentlefish Prodns., Albuquerque, since 1996;poetry editor, Pennywhistle Press, Santa Fe, since 1997. Writing tutor Gentlefish Prodns., Philadelphia, 1996-1997, Albuquerque, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Avocations: world travel, Jungian psychology, mythology, comedy.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Actor (Public Broadcasting Service film) Voices & Visions: Emily Dickinson, 1985, (theatre) The Glass Menagerie, 1989. Reader/author poetry and fiction, since 1993. Contributor poems to literary journals.

      Contributor editor, feature articles, reviews to Audiofile magazine.

Membership

Active judicial committee Libertarian Party, Pennsylvania, 1996. Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists, Joseph Campbell Foundation, Associated Writing Programs.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    World travel, jungian psychology, mythology, comedy.

Connections

father:
Anthony Piccione

mother:
Sandi Joan Henschel