Award-winning author Theresa Crater brings ancient temples, lost civilizations, and secret societies back to life in her visionary fiction. She has published three novels to date, Under the Stone Paw, Beneath the Hallowed Hill, and The Star Family. Her short stories explore ancient myth brought into the present day. The Star Family won the 2015 Indie Spiritual Book Award in the fiction category. She blogs with the Visionary Fiction Alliance and Women Write the Rockies, and is a member of Sisters in Crime and the Alliance of Independent Authors. She teaches meditation and is a speaker on tours with the Khemit School of Ancient Mysticism. Currently, she teaches creative writing and British lit in Denver.
She grew up in North Carolina in the middle of the civil rights movement, an experience which taught her that anything is possible. She studied English as an undergraduate at UNC-G, the school where you can throw a rock and hit at least two writers, then Vedic philosophy and taught meditation She returned to graduate school and received a Ph.D. in English literature from the University of Washington, in beautiful, rainy Seattle.
She now lives in Colorado with her Egyptologist husband, who leads tours to Egypt, and their feline overlords. Visit her at https://theresacrater.wordpress.com.