Brenna Lyons wears many hats, sometimes all on the same day: former president of EPIC, author of more than 60 published works, columnist, special needs teacher, wife, mother... Moreover, she's a member in good standing of ERWA, WRW, TELL, MWW and Broad Universe. In her first five years published in novel-length, she's finaled for 6 EPPIES (in five different categories), 3 PEARLS (including one Honorable Mention, second to NY Times Bestseller Angela Knight), 2 CAPAS and a Dream Realm Award. She's also taken Spinetingler's Book of the Year for 2007. Brenna writes milieu-heavy dark fiction, mainly science fiction, fantasy and horror, straight genre, romance and erotic crosses, poetry, articles and essays. She teaches classes in everything from POV studies to advanced editing, networking to marketing.