Omayra Vélez has been a scientist, researcher, teacher, Army Officer, but now she is retired and finally has the time to write. The years in the Army gave her the opportunity to travel around the world and gather wonderful experiences, which she now uses to write her books. For now, she lives in Florida and she is enjoying the sunny beaches of Florida. The warm waters make life blissful. Currently, she is a busy bee writing her books and working on making a family greenhouse. Her life is full of crazy fun with her service dog Dexxy.