Texas writer, Helen Bea Kirk is a wife and mother of two amazing young men and care-taker of their old yellow lab. Helen Bea enjoys painting, western movies, and school. When not at the keyboard, she can also be found fiddling with flowers or re-purposing a piece of furniture. It was encouragement from Kirk's mother that propelled her to write. Helen Bea shared, "The joy I derive knowing that when mom is reading my stories, she forgets about her pain for awhile make it all worth it."