Hope Andersen is an author, poet, blogger, screenwriter and coach. Since her return to writing in 2015, she has published two novels, The Book Sisters and When the Moon Winks, and awaits the release of a third titled Paperwhites. Her poems have appeared in a chapbook, Taking in Air (Kelsey Books, 2017), and in a variety of journals, including Ink&Nebula, The Pangolin Review, The Literary Yard, Time of Singing, and The Awakenings Review. In the summer of 2019, she was asked to share her work at the Ledbury Poetry Festival in Ledbury, England. She was commissioned to write two screenplays and began her own online coaching business for writers. She lives in North Carolina with her husband of more than thirty years, Thom. They have three grown children, two dogs, and a cat. For more information about Hope or her books, visit her website at https://www.hopeandersen.org.