| A former Ohio resident, Mary L. Mazzocco is a freelance writer and poet who lives in Goodyear, Arizona. Her articles and essays have appeared in various publications in Ohio and Arizona.
Her poetry has appeared in Writer, Potpourri Magazine, Central California Poetry Journal online, and is scheduled to appear in The Sandcutters (Arizona State Poetry Society journal) in Summer, 2006, and has been accepted for The Hyper Texts, an online journal. A poem titled "So Bold Among the White Lilies" won first place for poetry in the Skyline Writers' (Ohio) literary contest in August, 2000.
Before moving to Arizona, she spent winters in California and still visits there often.