Lynn Crandall lives in the Midwest and writes in the company of her cat. She has been a reader and a writer all her life. Her background is in journalism, but whether writing a magazine or newspaper story or creating a romance, she loves the power stories hold to transport, inspire, and uplift. She writes romantic suspense, contemporary romance, fantasy, and paranormal romance, and has published with a small press, Simon and Schuster, and indie. As a two-term, past-president of a local chapter of RWA, Lynn has presented on many topics as a romance author, and as the executive editor of a small communications company, before artists, business men and women, and community groups. Her writing has been acknowledged as a Must-Read selection by USA Today Happy Ever After column, as a nominee for the InDtale RONE Award, a finalist in the International Digital Awards, and a recipient of the Edward R. Murrow Award for Broadcast Journalism as a member of a reporting team.