Sean McLachlan is writer who has traveled the globe on assignment. He has been to more than twenty-five countries, but always ends up back in the Sonoran Desert. When not traveling, he spends his time hiking, reading, and hunting for petroglyphs.
Mary Paganelli Votto has lived in such exotic places as Rome, Basra, Baghdad, and Damascus, and has traveled extensively throughout the world. She is a food and travel writer, editor, and chef. She makes her home in southern Arizona.
Kate Reynolds, a freelance writer and novelist, lives in Tucson with her husband and three cats. She writes articles for local and national publications and has been writing professionally for nearly fifteen years. A Phoenix native, she recently finished a coming-of-age novel set in World War II Phoenix.