Mary writes memoir, poetry and literary criticism, and is an avid photographer.  Devoting herself to creative writing fulfills a dream following her career as founder and CEO of a leading Silicon Valley PR and strategic communications firm - for which she received the American Advertising Federation’s Silver Medal Award recognizing  industry excellence  and social responsibility.

    Her second chapbook, The White Tree Quartet, explores themes of ‘otherness’ and coming together.  The White Tree Quartet is forthcoming from Turning Point Books in February 2018.