Are you currently published?
Not in any commercial sense. I won a writing contest ($100) and they put my Historic Non-Fiction essay on their web site, and a couple of pieces in Paranormal Times ($75 ea) and a church magazine in 1967 ($13!). Maybe this makes me a starving artist! Actually, I spent a good deal of my adult career life writing grants for non-profits to wide acclaim and great success. This next chapter is for me.