Born in a small town of Welland, Ontario, raised as daughter of steelworker, Lorne Spence and stay-at-home mom, Delphine Spence. Wrote since the age of 12. Certified Freelance Writer and Published Author, Lecturer, Blogger, Reviewer and Editor. Owner and operator of The W.R.I.T.E Affiliates Publishing Co., Retired Dance Studio Owner (20 years), Advocate for The Rights of Adults and Children With Down Syndrome, Bocce Coach, Bowling Coach for the Ontario Special Olympics. Ongoing student. Over achiever.