About Me

Wrote this book to inspire women that think they are in an inescapable situation, domestic abuse, addiction or held back from their dreams

About The Author Marie (Mimi) Tallo Brier Marie  was born in Scranton, PA in 1948. She grew up on the South Side of town. She has worked since she was a young girl as a cocktail waitress, bartender, medical assistant,insurance-underwriter, business owner and a counselor for the disabled.
She graduated from University of Scranton with a BS in Health and Human Services. Marie was a Living Skills Facilitator working with the disabled and teaching life skills to adults with TBI (traumatic brain injuries) and Cerebral Palsy.  After retiring, she served as the Women’s Liaison in the Lackawanna County Drug Court. She acted as Co-Ordinator for Unity of the Palm Beaches prayer chaplains. Marie  is co-founder of  "Circle of Friends", a group of volunteers helping the elderly in her community. She is currently working on her next book, "Pentimento, Uncovering my Irish Ancestry."