By Warren Firschein and Laura Kepner


A Brief History of Safety Harbor, Florida

Laura Kepner is a freelance writer and editor who loves everything about  Safety Harbor - the city she discovered after relocating to Florida in 2008.


She started Safety Harbor Writers & Poets in 2009 and currently teaches creative writing to kids and adults. Laura is working with Warren on the new literary magazine and she blogs about Pinellas County arts through Articulate Suncoast.

Besides co-authoring A Brief History of Safety Harbor, Florida, Warren Firschein is also the author of the middle-grade fiction Out of Synch  and  managing editor of Odeta journal of contemporary fiction set to be published in early 2017.


Warren is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where he served as an editor of the University of Pittsburgh Law Review and also holds a degree in political science from the University of Rochester.