About the author

V. S. Holmes

<p>V. S. Holmes lives in a Tiny House and owns too many books for such a small abode. Her favorite genres include fantasy, science (of both the non-fiction and fiction varieties), and anything with diverse protagonists. When not writing, she works as a contract archaeologist doing Cultural Resource Management throughout the northeastern U.S.<br /> <br /> <em>Smoke and Rain</em>, the first in her fantasy quartet, was chosen for New Apple Literary&rsquo;s 2015 Excellence in Independent Publishing Award. &quot;Starfall,&quot; a science-fiction short can be found in the January 2016 issue of Vitality, an LGBT magazine.</p>