T. L. Kels graduated with honors from Sonoma State University with a B.A. in English and an emphasis in Creative Writing. Her critical analysis essay, “Iago, Nature, and Society: Iago’s Destruction of Truth through Nature Metaphors and Manipulation” was published in the scholarly journal, Burning Daylight. While she delves into Medieval/Renaissance literary criticism, composition, and rhetoric as well as creative non-fiction, her true love is writing science fiction and fantasy. Born in 1991 in the California Bay Area, she now lives among thousand-year-old Redwood trees with her horse.