"Once upon a time, I fell in love.
In love with the mountains at sunset.
With the songs of wolves rising from the trees.
I fell in love with a clear sky, close enough to touch,
I fell in love with stories.
I fell in love with knowing that everything with breath has a story waiting to be told."
Epi is a debut YA Fantasy author with a passion for creating fantastical worlds and stories. She shares her passion with that for animal welfare and conservation, both of which often come into play in her storytelling.
She strives to reach the hearts of young people through her work, inspiring the next generation to be the best version of themselves and to be unafraid to speak up for what they believe in, even in the face of opposition.
Epi is a graduate of Grand Valley State University with her Bachelor's Degree in Writing.
Her major literary influences include Jack London, Brian Jacques, and Richard Adams.