About Me

Patti (Spady) Ross graduated from Washington, DC’s Duke Ellington School for the Performing Arts and The American University. After graduation, she had a brief career in the arts and several of her journalist pieces were published in the Washington Times and the Rural America newspapers. Next Patti took on the corporate technology arena, gaining Presidents Club recognition at several fortune 500 companies. A few years ago, Patti rediscovered her love of writing and is sharing her voice as the spoken word artist “little pi.” Her debut chapbook, St. Paul Street Provocations, was released in July 2021 by Yellow Arrow Publishing. She currently serves on the board’s of several non-profit organizations in Baltimore city.

Patti lives in Ellicott City, MD working to bring poetry to the layperson.💜