The short story:

Mary Petiet is an author, reporter, and content writer. A longtime regular contributor to Edible Cape Cod magazine, she has contributed to a number of journals and anthologies. Her freelance work reporting and writing content is underpinned by story telling with an emphasis on connection. Her book, Minerva’s Owls, was published in 2017.


The long story:

Cape Codders live close to the elements in daily interaction with the wind, the sun and the breeze.  Our work is scoured by the tide's ebb and flow, completed in the sun's bright glare, and fueled with cups of hot clam chowder.

Mary Petiet is a reporter, writer and storyteller. Her work is frequently inspired by her native Cape Cod, where she covers the local farm beat for Edible Cape Cod magazine. Mary is the author of Minerva’s Owls (2017). She is a contributing author to the Girl God Anthology, Jesus, Muhammad and the Goddess, and Wildness: Voices of the Sacred Landscape. She has published a selection of essays and articles in a variety journals and magazines. A graduate of the University of St Andrews, Mary works as a reporter and content writer. She is currently dividing her time between Cape Cod and the Netherlands, where she is recording her Dutch experiences on the blog #DutchScoop.