Alumni: Heather Riccio

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Heather Riccio has been professionally writing since she was 19 years old. She is the Career Editor at Urbanette Magazine (, formerly HILARY Magazine. Previous to working at HILARY Magazine ( she worked at Teen People, while writing for Beautiful Girl magazine, the Desert Post and Palm Springs Life magazine. One of her metafiction pieces can be found online at, a short story about a mother and her teenage daughter and their different views of their culture can be found at and some of her shorter fairytale pieces can be found in Future Earth magazine’s Issue #2 ( She also has her own website,