Mary Ellen Bramwell has been writing stories since she was ten years old. After working in other fields and raising five children as a stay-at-home mom, Mary Ellen has returned to her first love, writing. She does freelance work and has published two novels, The Apple of My Eye and When I Was Seven. Watch for her next novel, Dandelion Summer. Mary Ellen recently was honored with an Honorable Mention in the 84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition. She resides in Utah with her husband, Allen, and her youngest son.