About the author

Morgan St. James

<p><!--[if gte vml 1]><v:shapetype id="_x0000_t75" coordsize="21600,21600" o:spt="75" o:preferrelative="t" path="m@4@5l@4@11@9@11@9@5xe" filled="f" stroked="f"> <v:stroke joinstyle="miter"/> <v:formulas> <v:f eqn="if lineDrawn pixelLineWidth 0"/> <v:f eqn="sum @0 1 0"/> <v:f eqn="sum 0 0 @1"/> <v:f eqn="prod @2 1 2"/> <v:f eqn="prod @3 21600 pixelWidth"/> <v:f eqn="prod @3 21600 pixelHeight"/> <v:f eqn="sum @0 0 1"/> <v:f eqn="prod @6 1 2"/> <v:f eqn="prod @7 21600 pixelWidth"/> <v:f eqn="sum @8 21600 0"/> <v:f eqn="prod @7 21600 pixelHeight"/> <v:f eqn="sum @10 21600 0"/> </v:formulas> <v:path o:extrusionok="f" gradientshapeok="t" o:connecttype="rect"/> <o:lock v:ext="edit" aspectratio="t"/> </v:shapetype><v:shape id="_x0000_s1026" type="#_x0000_t75" style='position:absolute; left:0;text-align:left;margin-left:3pt;margin-top:.7pt;width:153pt;height:207pt; z-index:251657216'> <v:imagedata src="file:///C:\Users\Morgan\AppData\Local\Temp\msohtmlclip1\01\clip_image001.png" o:title=""/> <w:wrap type="square"/> </v:shape><![endif]--><strong>Morgan St. James</strong>&nbsp;is an award-winning author with fifteen published books to her credit.&nbsp;</p><p>In addition to books she has written on her own, Morgan&rsquo;s funny crime capers in the comical Silver Sisters Mysteries series are co-authored with her real-life sister, Phyllice Bradner. More information about Morgan and all of her books, can be found on the My Books page on her website.</p><p>St. James has written over 600 published articles related to writing and frequently presents workshops, appears on author&rsquo;s panels and radio or TV shows. The columns inspired her book Writers Tricks of the Trade as well as a quarterly online magazine of the same name.</p><p>She lives in Las Vegas NV with her husband and dog Dylan.</p>