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Sunday Spotlight: Claudia Ricci, Ph.D

claudia ricci Ph.D. Monthly Contributor at Two Drops of Ink Marilyn l davisBy: Marilyn L. Davis


This week, our Sunday Spotlight is on Claudia Ricci, Ph.D., a monthly contributor at Two Drops of Ink.

Claudia was a staff writer for The Wall Street Journal and a prize-winning reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times, where one of her projects was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize.

Ricci also spent 15 years teaching English and journalism at the University at Albany and was a visiting professor for one year at Georgetown University.

Her short fiction has appeared in numerous literary magazines nationwide.

Her novels include:

  1. Dreaming Maples, published in 2002, and nominated for a Pushcart Prize
  2. Seeing Red, January 2011
  3. Sister Mysteries, July 2018

To order her novels, visit her website at www.


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  1. Congratulations on being featured in Sunday’s Spotlight.
    An impressive career. Beautiful writing. I never tire of reading your poem “Red Bird Alert”.

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