Anthony Sciarratta was born in Maspeth, New York, to Italian-American parents. Being very nostalgic, Anthony takes great pride in labeling himself an old soul. His love for classic films, music, and literature shows through his work. Anthony wrote Finding Forever over a four-month period. Finding Forever is authentic to the 1970s, an iconic era in American history. Finding Forever was originally self-published. Anthony received exposure for his work and managed to build a personal brand. His success story as such a young writer is inspirational to all aspiring young writers and self-published authors
FINDING FOREVER: A 1970S LOVE STORY
NOVEMBER 5, 2019
In 1970s New York, a neurotic Italian-American man is inspired to write a novel about his love affair with a quirky Broadway actress who inspires him to pursue his life-long dream.
Michael Coniglio is at his wit's end. His girlfriend, Angela, announces in front of the local coffee shop crowd that she has a new lover. The emotional fallout leads him to lose his office job, giving his boss the long-awaited excuse to fire him. Michael goes home to his parents looking for support and professes his childhood dream only for his father to remind Michael that he will never amount to anything.
Just as Michael is about to give up on life, he meets a woman who changes everything. The chatty and quirky Elvira Vaughn brings flavor to his world. The innocent, bright eyed, artsy young woman ran from an abusive home to become a Broadway actress in crime-riddled New York City. Suffering from the depression of her past, the now thirty-year-old looks to a higher power for an answer. Can Michael and Elvira overcome the demons of their past and find their way into each other’s hearts?
Finding Forever is the humorous love story of two old souls that finally collide, reminding us that love exists even in the darkest of times.
APRIL 28, 2020
When famous writer Victor Esposito falls into a coma, the memories of a ten-year-old love affair come roaring back to Eva Abram’s mind, uprooting her quiet Long Island life.
Victor Esposito mysteriously dedicates every novel he’s ever written to one woman. His trademark protagonist fits the description of Eva Abrams, the bright-eyed and blonde Long Island housewife.
Tragedy suddenly strikes Victor’s life when a courageous act leaves him in a coma. Hearing the news from a television broadcast, Eva finds herself suddenly overcome with the memories of a love affair she’d left behind a decade ago.
In a captivating story of forbidden love, The Letter reminds us how two soulmates can always find their way back to each other.
FAITH IN THE UNKNOWN
MAY 12, 2020
In an enchanting collection of thirty poems, Faith in the Unknown tells the story of the gleeful chatter that comes from best friends, the burning desire that sparks a fire between lovers, the hateful temper tantrums that could be heard in heaven, the anxiety that appears when facing a future you can’t plan for, and the anguish that arises from fear in losing someone you love. With each gripping stanza, experience two souls going through the different stages of a blossoming relationship. Like the roots of an oak tree that have grown deep into the ground, these thirty free verse poems are infused with pastoral imagery and poetic wisdom, and offer hope to hearts strong enough to survive the vigorous storm.