Writer, Therapist, Speaker

Virginia DeLuca has published short stories and essays in The Iowa Review, Huffington Post, The Writer and others. She has won several prizes for fiction, including the Seacoast Writing Association, the 2011 Pirates Alley William Faulkner Wisdom Competition and the 2014 Piscataqua Press Novel Contest. She is a 2020 graduate of the GrubStreet Memoir Incubator Program and is currently at work on a memoir about divorcing in her sixties.

Ms. DeLuca is currently a psychotherapist in private practice, living in Boston. Throughout her career, she has worked primarily in violence prevention and intervention, assisting women of all ages as they struggle to change circumstances in their lives.