Pattie Peer Trapp was raised in Hannibal, MO and lived there for more than 40 years. After brief stays in AL and OH, she and her husband, Glenn, moved to Cholul, Yucatan, where they lived in paradise for 10 years. They currently reside in McAllen, TX and St. Joseph, MO. Pattie was a teacher of Spanish, French, and English for 20 years. She has a needlework business on Etsy, has edited and published 5 stories written by her mother, and has now begun a series of books about homonyms. She also does proofreading and minor editing for several authors. She has one beloved daughter, two much-adored grandchildren, and 3 4-legged kids, a Great Dane, a Sheltie, and a Newfoundland.