Author Bio: Anne Russell
Anne Russell lives at Wrightsville Beach in a home designed by her architect husband, Howard Garriss. They have four daughters and eight grandchildren. She is the author of seven books, six video-documentaries, and a dozen plays. Holding a Ph.D in American Studies, an MFA in creative writing, an MS and a BA, she has been an associate professor of communications. She also maintains a counseling practice, specializing in the artistic personality and is a certified mediator.