Amy J. Barry
Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Food, Education, Parenting, Grief and Loss, people profiles, special features
I write weekly features, theater and art reviews, and a column titled "My Generation" aimed at Baby Boomers for "Shore Publishing Community Newspapers" on the CT shoreline. I write food stories, features on the arts, books, people, fundraisers, etc. for "The Day"— Southeastern CT's biggest daily newspaper. I write features for a variety of regional magazines.
I'm available to write press releases, newsletters, brochures, web copy, and public service announcements for businesses and not-for profit clients.
I edit books, manuscripts, articles.
I have a published award-winning children's book, "A Child's Grief Journey."
I'm a professional member of the CT Critics Circle.
I have received more than a dozen first and second place awards from the CT Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
I'm also a certified expressive art & writing educator.
I graduated from University of Hartford cum laude in 1978 as an English literature major, mass communications minor. I have worked as a writer/editor/journalist for the past 35 years.
Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()