Jackie Nelson is an upcoming novelist, who lives in St.Louis, MO, with her husband and two children. Jackie began exploring her passion in writing soon after her daughter was diagnosed with Autism. She wanted a way to share the positive experiences and loving nature of her daughter, while building Autism acceptance. She was published in Autism Parenting Magazine and has now completed her first full manuscript, a middle-school fiction, "The Power Within". Jackie is currently hard at work on the 2nd book in "The Power Within" Series. Recently, she has become a part of The Toyman show and has her first featured event at Big River Comic Convention in April.