Stephanie was born and raised in rural south Alabama. She escaped L.A. in 1994, after college graduation. Stephanie met her best bud/hubby at a single’s group at church, and they have now been married for 15 wonderful years. Before having their daughter in 2004, Stephanie worked as a technical writer/editor. Since then, she is busy with wife-life and mommy-hood, freelance writing/editing, tutoring Asian students in English, and starting a blog about “Life and Culture with a Little Alabama Twist” at www.thewritesteph.com.