Mary Ellen Quigley

Biography

Mary Ellen Quigley is a paranormal romance author from Indiana. She got the writing bug as a child in the fifth grade. The assignment was to write a funny story, and she has loved writing ever since.

Mary Ellen's love of writing continued when she went off to Marian University in the fall of 2000. She was enrolled in a creative writing class. The class strengthened her confidence in her writing and taught valuable tips on storytelling and flushing out ideas. It was then that Mary Ellen decided to pursue writing as a career. She graduated in 2004 with a bachelors degree in Elementary Education and Music. Mary Ellen also attended Calumet College of St. Joseph, in order to complete state teacher licensing requirements, and graduated with honors in 2008.

Mary Ellen took time after Marian to focus on caring for her ailing parents. She also used this time to focus on her writing career and started writing a novel "Nocturne" in 2006, which is yet to be released. In 2009, Mary began writing "The Wild Side." It will be released in the summer of 2011.

When not writing, Mary Ellen can be found with her feet up and her nose in a good book. She also enjoys gardening, crafts, and spending time with family.

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Books

Lessons My Mother Taught Me: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What makes a great mother? Is it her smile? The way she cares for her children? Or is it the life she lived, the battles she fought, and the legacy she left behind?
The Wild Side
Price: Free! Words: 20,970. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00)
When the Southern California Feline Pride begins to experience a mystery illness, their leader, Leander Williams, is forced to do the unthinkable... bring in a human doctor to find the cure. Little did he know, they would fall in love. As danger threatens the pride, and new enemies emerge, Leander finds himself not only defending the pride, but his love for Alena as well.

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