When I was five years old, I told everyone I wanted to be a princess when I grew up. And I was dead serious.
Um... okay, it hasn't happened yet. The U.S. is currently suffering from a sad shortage of princes to marry, handsome or otherwise. So I do the next best thing: I write about princesses! And I love every minute of it.
The idea for this series sprung from a desire to write about a large family of princesses. I settled on nine because there are already three Powerpuff Girls, five Chinese Brothers, seven dwarves, and twelve dancing princesses. So nine seemed good. Yeah. That's how my logic works.
I'm not actually adopted. But I share a lot in common with Maelyn. We're both the eldest child in our families, a little bossy sometimes, addicted to reading, and not always as confidant as we like to appear. But remember, Maelyn is a princess. And I'm still working on that.
Aside from being an author, I'm an artist who draws cute cartoons of doggies. A mommy of three boys who hate princesses (but like the dogs). A retail employee with a job that seriously cuts into my writing time. And a part-time college student. I barely have time to write this bio.
If YOU have more time than I do, I'd be forever grateful if you'd would "like" this page, or write a review of my book. Thanks so much for supporting an indie author! God bless you.
-Anita Valle firstname.lastname@example.org