After several years in journalism writing for two New England newspapers (Foster's Daily Democrat and The Rochester Courier), Marcia worked many years as a trade magazine photographer and copywriter. Her other works include fiction, Beyond Coincidence and As Worlds Collide, both part of a trilogy in progress. She received her BA degree from American University and attended Brooks Institute of Photography. Marcia is currently exploring the Gulf Coast while completing her latest novel.
Amber is the author of several poems and short stories that have been published in Children‘s Magazine and Anthology Magazine. She also received second place in a poetry slam sponsored by Anthology Magazine. Amber received her Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Northern Arizona University (NAU), graduating Cum Laude. She currently lives in the Phoenix area, and is a Sales Representative for Southern Wine and Spirits of Arizona, a regional liquor distributor with major retail and hospitality accounts. Amber is Marcia Skinner's daughter.
Catherine is the author of 6 books, including one cookbook, The Use-It-Up Cookbook: Creative Recipes for the Frugal Cook (Cumberland House, 2003). Her other books are in the genres of business, marketing, retirement planning and fiction. She has also written multiple articles and stories on various topics at her websites, www.pelepubs.com, and www.launchdoctor.com. Catherine has a BS from Michigan State University and an MBA from Golden Gate University. She is currently a high-tech marketing consultant and lives in southern California. Catherine is married to Marcia Skinner's brother, David Bernstein.