Born near Chicago, IL, Shannon lives, works, and plays in Southern Illinois, along with her three fur kids. Writing hasn't always come easy to her but she enjoys creating different worlds for her characters to play in. She's the author of The Oath & Revelations, book one and two, of the Adearian Chronicles, along with two short stories, "Cupcakes, Art Class, and First Dates" included in the anthology, The One: Stories of Falling in Love Forever, and "Asher, an Adearian Short Story," included in the anthology, Our Stories Continue. In her down time, she enjoys reading, binge watching true crime shows, and spending time with family and friends. An Unexpected Beginning, book one of The DragonWitch Tales is slated for release this summer. She is currently working on book two of The DragonWitch Tales and the final book in the Adearian trilogy.