About the author

Pat Hauldren

<p>Pat Hauldren is a writer and freelance editor in the Dallas/Fort Worth area of Texas, USA. A retired electronic technician and Quality Assurance Manager, Pat is now a full-time writer and editor at EditAlley.com. Pat writes poetry, Japanese Noh Drama, short stories, and nonfiction. Her nonfiction clients include <em>FYI Television, North Texas eNews, Examiner.com,</em> <em>SavvyAuthors, SFReader, Marketing Tips for Authors</em>, <em>Next Century Publishing</em>, and more. Her fiction has been published in <em>Abandoned Towers, Bewildering Stories, Paradigm</em>, <em>Short &amp; Twisted Christmas Tales</em>, and more. She is currently working on her third speculative fiction novel.</p><p><em>From Planet Texas, With Love and Aliens</em> is her first short story anthology. Her first poetry anthology as editor was <em>Budding Poets II.</em></p>