"Kathleen Walker is mom of three terrific kids who has spent the better part of her adult life raising the children and writing fiction and poetry in her spare time. The stories from a very overactive albeit twisted imagination have now come to fruition and are ready for the world to read. Poetry has been read by many all over the world in various poetry forums, publications and contests. Most recently seen in the March 1 and December 1, 2007 publications of "The Jimston Journal", placed in the top 20 of "The Secret Attic" poetry competition February 1, 2007, featured in the September 10, 2007 issue of "The Cats Meow For Writers And Readers", featured in the maiden issue of "The Far Side Of Midnight" January, 2008, received the prestigious Editors Choice Award in the May, 2008 issue of “The Enchanting Verses International”, featured in the Summer 2008 issue of literarymagic.net, and poetry featured in the Summer 2009 edition of “The Straightjackets”. “LifeLoveLust” is a poetry compilation published June 2009, http://lifelovelust.webs.com/ and available at Amazon. “The Triumph of Redemption” is a dark fiction short story appearing in the winter 2010 publication of “Strange Circle Magazine”. First novel "Random Encounters" is self published June, 2011; available at Amazon and lulu in both paperback and e-reader forms, and Smashwords for e-readers. "Bright Lights, Money & Show Biz, Honey" is band fiction released August, 2011 available at Amazon and Smashwords. She resides in the pristine beauty of North Idaho with two shamelessly pampered pooches."