Josie Di Sciascio/Andrews was born in Italy and emigrated to Canada at the
age of 13. She was educated in Italy for the first part of her life, then
pursued her high school studies in Oakville, Ontario. She studied Italian
and French Literature at the University of Toronto and received her Bachelor
of Education there as well. She has a Masters Degree in Education and is
currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Italian Literature. She has taught
French and Italian at both the elementary and secondary levels for many
Her passions are reading and writing, especially poetry.
She is also passionate about music, ideas, art, sharing good times with
friends and family, movies and traveling. She has been published in
magazines,and several anthologies including: University of Toronto's
Comparative LiteratureJournal, Ascent Aspirations Borderlines Anthology, The
Canada Cuba LiteraryAlliance, The Ontario Poetry Society's Butterfly Thunder
Anthology, Poetry Canada Magazine, Oakville Arts About TownMagazine, The
Oakville Bard and The Oakville Poetry Cafe' Chapbook series.