Patricia Gray was born in the Nation's capital. She attended public school and college in Maryland. After graduating with a teaching degree, she began her career in the same school system that educated her. She still lives in Maryland with her husband. As a mother of three, work and extracurricular activities left little time for personal endeavors. After retiring to pursue her passion, she began to live her dream. Now, her only issue is slowing her thoughts down to the sixty words per minute she can type.