Barbara DeMarco-Barrett

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Industry Maritime
Location That paved paradise by the sea, Orange County, California, United States
Introduction Author of Pen on Fire: A Busy Woman's Guide to Igniting the Writer Within (Harcourt, 2004, 10th printing. "Crazy for You," a short story, is in USA noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series (2013). I host Writers on Writing, Weds. at 9 a.m. PT, KUCI-FM 88.9 in Orange Co., CA, and streaming live at and iTunes college radio. Southern California chapter president and co-chair of ASJA. UC-Irvine Distinguished Instructor award and Orange Coast Magazine's No. 1 Literary magnet. Founded the Pen on Fire Speaker Series and the Pen on Fire Desert Writers Retreat. More at