Maureen F. Doyle is a freelance writer and multimedia artist. She spent a dozen years in the publishing industry and twenty-one years in the United States Army before turning to write fiction full-time. She has always been interested in nineteenth century Irish history finding the courage and determination of so many touching and inspirational. She loves to write and just completed her debut novel. She lives in Old Town Alexandria and the Sea Islands of the Low Country with her husband and two labradoodles.