My words mean business.

I am a writer, citizen folklorist, social media marketer, researcher and B2B editor living in Tucson, Arizona.

I work in online media, print publications or face-to-face communications programs. I facilitate social networking, community outreach and special events. I produce company legacies, blogs, e-books, white papers, scripts, articles, marketing campaigns, Q&As, Facebook fan pages and other media for business and non-profit in Tucson, New York City and other locales nationally.

See examples of my writing:
Arizona AAA Via-Highroads magazine travel writing.
More Arizona travel writing here & here.
Multi-cultural communications program & community field research here.
National Music & Entertainment News Marketing and music website. Video script sample.
Sampling of Monica’s articles from New York Times.
Here’s a feature about my Italian heritage in embroidery and silk, in an assignment with Taproot Magazine.
BioMed and Tech business writing here. Cultural and Heritage Tourism report for BizTucson magazine and Zocalo Musical Roots Writing. Tucson business and arts reporting here. Hi-Tech writing here. Magazine clips here and here. Writings of Tucson legacy here. Region/city planning and sustainability here. I was managing editor of a Cultural eJournal called BorderLore.
National travel writing assignments for betterRVing Magazine and more roadtrip features.
Published Tucson non-profit & business writings and ghostwriting.
Sample of cultural feature and  Social Media content and historical research.
I was Folk Arts Director for Tucson Meet Yourself for five years. My folklife magazine writings are here. My writings about multicultural practices in end of life are here.
Optimized online newsroom press release sample.
I also specialize in business/event marketing. AZ Local First business blogging here & here.

I look forward to putting my passion to work for you, your business or organization.
Please visit my two blogs: the Corral and  Tucson Cowgirl!
What is this Brooklyn-born New Yorker doing in Tucson, Arizona? My answer.

In my free time I pursue all things related to travel, books, folk arts and cultural tradition, sewing and research about my family history in Reggio Calabria, Italy.