Tori is a screenwriter, author, and freelance writer. 

Familyism is her debut collection of short short stories, published by Matter Press. Her fiction has been published

in Exacting ClamMcSweeney's, Monkeybicycle, Atticus ReviewFlash Fiction Funny, Cease Cows, and others. 

Tori's comedy screenplays advanced to the second round at the Austin Film Festival (2019, 2022) and the Nashville Film Festival. She took 3rd place in the Scriptapalooza TV contest in the sitcom category. Her one-act play was performed at The Second City in Chicago and also had work included in The Second City Women Festival.

 

She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Rosemont College and studied comedy writing and screenwriting at The Second City.  

 

When not locked in a room revising her best-selling-novel-in-progress you can find Tori kayaking the ferociously calm waters of Bucks County, PA.

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.     
                       - George Burns