Assistant Editor. Denise Petti is a professional marketing director by day and writer of short stories, memoir, poetry, and greeting card verse by night. Denise had a series of personal essays published in the Burlington County Times, as well as a creative non-fiction piece in Stories from the Heart, a book of women’s reflection and inspiration published by Church Women United.
Four of her poems were selected for inclusion in Rider University’s Venture Literary Magazine and her work was twice selected for presentation at Rider’s annual Film Symposium.
Denise’s verses and designs appear in greeting cards for Braveheart Greetings, a woman-owned company that offers encouraging, empowering and occasionally funny sentiments for life’s difficult situations, as well as for The Compassion Project, an organization dedicated to helping people help themselves during times of hardship, healing, recovery and transformation. She is also a contributing lyricist for the local music group, Deep Fried Thorns.
Denise is currently pursuing her BA from Rider University with minors in both English Writing and Film and Media studies.