Brook West received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry before turning her life around to become a writer. She has lived in Kentucky, Colorado, California, Washington, and Kentucky again, working as a drive-thru captain, pizza builder, French pastry pusher, call center operator, beer slinger, house sitter, dog walker, lacrosse coach, film festival operations manager, and Craigslist scavenger. A gifted sandwich maker, Brook’s home cooking specialties include buffalo wings and Southern-Midwest comfort food. As a freelance writer, she has contributed to such websites as Advocate.com, EvolvedWorld.com, Macguff.in, and PostDefiance.com. Brook is an author and screenwriter who occasionally writes bios in third person.