Mary Zeppa’s poems have appeared in a variety of print and on-line journals, including Perihelion, Switched-on Gutenberg, Zone 3, The New York Quarterly and Permafrost, and in several anthologies. She is the author of two chapbooks, Little Ship of Blessing and The Battered Bride Overture, and the full-length collection My Body Tells Its Own Story.
     Zeppa, a singer and lyricist as well as a poet and literary journalist, currently co-hosts Sacramento Poetry Center’s Third Thursdays at the Central Library poetry series. For 20 years, she was one fifth of the a cappella quintet Cherry Fizz.