Michael W. Lemberger is a professional photographer, artist, historian, and teacher. A newspaper photographer for many years, he won more than 100 national, regional, and state awards for excellence in photography. As an artist, he creates intricate pen and ink drawings. His collection of historic photographs has been called the most extensive and best-documented privately-held photo collection in existence. www.mlemberger.com.
Leigh Michaels is the award-winning author of more than 100 books, including historical romance novels, contemporary romance novels, and non-fiction books including On Writing Romance. More than 35 million copies of her books are in print around the world. She teaches writing online at Gotham Writers' Workshop. www.leighmichaels.com.