AB, Brown University, 1981.
Director public relations Parker House Hotel, Boston, 1982-1985. Freelance journalist, since 1985.
Board directors Opera Company of Boston, 1984. Member council Copley Art Society, Boston, 1983-1985, Boston Ballet, 1984-1985. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England, National Writers Union.
Married Michael B. Coffey, August 2, 1969 (deceased May 1972). 3 children; married John William Martz, September 18, 1993.