JoAnn Taylor grew up in the great Lone Star State where she enjoyed open skies and hot weather. She completed her secondary and college education in Dallas, Texas. JoAnn studied Child Development, Social Science and English. Afterwards, she decided to pursue a career in education where she taught children as young as 3 months to adults as old as 99 years old. JoAnn left the field of education to further enhance her life experiences, however, she did not want the storytelling to end. She began to create and write stories that would entertain, teach and spark the imagination of readers.