Maria Weeks


Maria Weeks is an eclectic writer, artist and musician. As an author she has acted as a member of the press reviewing live performances through She has also served for many years as a staff writer for over 10 years for publications such as: Space Junkies Magazine, Aid for Bands and The Tide Magazine. As a freelance writer she has recently provided dissertation and healing book editing support as well as grant writing services for local non profit organizations. Writing, art and music are perfect ways for her to combat social anxiety. Academically Maria has nearly completed her MS in Thanatology after having obtained her BA in Expressive and Therapeutic Arts. She is a fine artist providing commissioned portraits and fantasy illustrations for local novelists as well as creating many random abstraction works. Once the owner of a heavy metal record label she enjoys spasmodic drumming, classical piano and karaoke singing. She volunteers locally writing grants for Farm2Table Coop and Cafe and has intention to volunteer at Hospice Home of Hope (completed volunteer training). She plans to strive to be a self-supporting, full time author and illustrator someday. She lives in Wisconsin with her 3 cats and her loving boyfriend Chaz, who is co-author and artist of Phoenix Rising: Soul Poetry.

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Phoenix Rising: Soul Poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Phoenix Rising: Soul Poetry is a poetry echapbook that contains honest philosophical thoughts related to triumphing over adversity and fear as well as naturalist ideals and collected abstract original art imagery from life wanderings--collaboratively written and illustrated by co-author Chaz.

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