ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Joan Schweighardt is the author of nine novels, a memoir, two children's books and various magazine articles, including a 10-page story (featuring photos by photographer Michael Dooley) in Parabola Magazine. She regularly writes book reviews and interviews other authors for various online magazines.
In addition to her own projects, Joan has worked as a publisher, agent, ghostwriter and editor for private and corporate clients..
Water vine in Amazon rainforest: Photo Credit: Michael Dooley Photography