About Us

Marcia Meier, Editor & Publisher

Marcia Meier is an award-winning writer, developmental book editor and writing coach.

Her latest book is Face, A Memoir, due out in early 2021 from Saddle Road Press.

Marcia's award-winning anthology, Unmasked, Women Write About Sex and Intimacy After Fifty, co-edited with Kathleen A. Barry, Ph.D., was published in 2018. Her other books include Ireland, Place Out of Time (poetry and photography, Weeping Willow Books, 2017), Heart on a Fence (poetry and photography, Weeping Willow Books, 2016), Navigating the Rough Waters of Today's Publishing World, Critical Advice for Writers from Industry Insiders (Quill Driver Books, 2010) and Santa Barbara, Paradise on the Pacific (Longstreet Press, 1996).

She has freelanced or written for numerous publications, including the Los Angeles Times, The Writer magazine, Santa Barbara Magazine, Pacific Standard Magazine online, Medium and The Huffington Post.

She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and an MFA in creative writing, and has taught at the collegiate level for various institutions.


Marcia is a member of the Author's Guild and the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP).

Click here to see a list of her publications.


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Teresa Mariani Hendrix, Web Editor 

Teresa Mariani Hendrix is a veteran content creator, web designer and editor who has won awards for her e-newsletters, website and writing. She sharpened her photography and writing skills during her 14 years as a daily newspaper reporter in California. She learned to make websites and e-newsletters and went on to a career in e-communications with Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.


In addition to her work with Weeping Willow Books, she's the force behind Mariani Creative. And because it's California, she's writing young adult fiction —coming soon.