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Winter D. Prosapio
in addition to being a mother and author, is an expert in media relations and both internal and external communications, with over 25 years experience in Fortune 500 companies, city government and not-for-profit settings. She opened a theme park, handled all communications for a 2 billion dollar oil and gas merger and led a grass roots tort reform movement.  

Currently she works for the
Texas Credit Union League in the Public Affairs arena.

Author's Page on Amazon

She is a writer, novelist, essayist and occassional poet. Her topics run the gamet from parenting, to travel, to trivia, to features.

Winter has served on the boards of several different non-profits including JumpStart Theater in San Antonio, Canyon Lake Animal Shelter Society and Texas Hearing and Service Dogs.  She has also served on eight different review panels for the National Endowment for the Arts reviewing literature grants throughout the country.

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"Props to Winter P. for putting a challenging period of one's life into such a perfect frame. Her humor and writing are spotless, and Crib Notes is downright poetic. " - Lea Zephyr

"I can't count the number of times I read a sentence and paused, thinking how this line could be made into a poem. .. The funny thing about Crib Notes is that for those of us who are raising or have raised children, it is almost like reading your own memoir, only its written by someone who makes it all both enjoyable and poignant at the same time. " - review from Nuzzling Muzzles

Winter and her husband, Adam, are proud parents of Sierra and Mireya, inspirations for Crib Notes, her weekly humor column. (samples here).

Her coolest job was  at the  planetarium in El Paso during college.  There she excelled in the daily competition to create dizzying laser light star shows which would drive even the strongest constitutions into the rest rooms.

Winter's writing has appeared in the Christian Science Monitor, the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, the San Antonio Express-News, Parent:Wise, Texas Co-op Magazine, Working Mother Magazine and numerous websites including long story short and
Contact Winter by email.
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Texas Trivia


"Often hilarious, intriguing, or just plain interesting fun quick facts about the Lone Star state. If you know someone who plans to visit or move to Texas (or recently arrived), this will orient them. It will also delight Texas natives and Texas ex-patriates who get homesick. Highly recommended. "