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Amy J. Barry

About Amy J.

Amy writes about all the arts from visual to culinary. She has been a theater reviewer since college and is a member of the Connecticut Critics Circle. Her Parent’s Eye View column, which ran in Shore Publishing Newspapers for over a decade, garnered her more than a dozen awards for “Excellence in Journalism” from the CT chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. She is embarking on a new column for Shore Publishing, titled My Generation in which she discusses various aspects of the Baby Boomer generation.

She is also the author of the children’s book A Child's Grief Journey, is a Hospice-trained bereavement counselor, and an expressive arts educational facilitator.

Amy lives on the Connecticut shoreline with her husband and assorted pets, and has two grown sons.

You can contact her at aimwrite@snet.net or www.aimwrite-ct.net