Anne W. Anderson has explored the Tampa/St. Petersburg area for over thirty years and written about Florida's West Coast for the St. Petersburg Times and Tampa Bay Newspapers, Inc. In addition to being a freelance journalist, she writes children's stories, liturgical dramas, ad copy, and poetry. She and her husband live in Safety Harbor, Florida, surrounded by kids and grandkids, except for one who returned to the mountains and lives in Colorado. She is the also the author of Insiders' Guide to the Greater Tampa Bay Area (Globe Pequot Press).