Welcome to the all-new Maria Sangiolo website!  We have collected historic photos, reviews, videos and a new blog for news and posts about my prose, song writing and nature hiking. My friends Laura Tedeschi at T2 Creative and Kyle and Mary Ann Dostaler at MAD Communications created this WordPress site for me and after much […]

During the summer of 1992, I traveled outside of New England with my friend and blues musician, Shirley Sherwood.  That spring Shirley had made arrangements, through another blues musician, to stay at a historic property that had once been a hospital for African Americans in the heart of the Delta, Clarksdale, Mississippi.  This piece of prose was written during […]

John Muir said, “Everyone needs beauty as much as bread.”  We have just returned from a family vacation in the west visiting four national parks: The Grand Tetons, Yellowstone National Park, Waterton International Peace Park in Canada, and Glacier National Park.  We have always wanted to take our kids out to the west and experience the Big […]