Charna Ainsworth was born and raised in Mississippi. She inherited her father's talent for writing and began to write poetry and short stories at a young age. The Letter, is the first novel in a trilogy which she wrote over a period of six weeks. It was followed by two collections of poetry, two novellas and the second novel of the trilogy, Shades of Persuasion. Charna is an avid reader and on Sundays you can usually find her attending church. She resides in the country, in Mississippi with her family.