Laura Strathman Hulka
Born and raised in California, I spent nine years in Tennessee at the turn of the century, learning to speak Southern, and eight months in the Arizona desert, learning I really don't like heat! Presently, I live with my husband of 40 years and two dachshunds in the state capitol of Sacramento, CA. I consider myself a "renaissance woman" with a wide variety of interests and enthusiasms, including herb gardening, reading, writing, baking, my dogs, crafts and family (not necessarily in that order!). I taught myself to read at age four, from the back of cereal boxes at the breakfast table, and haven't stopped reading since. My favorite genres are cozy mysteries, historical fiction and non-fiction, and biography. I am retired from my own writers' services business, and now devote myself to SCN and SCBR. I have two grown children, Rebecca and David (and two grandsons, Xavier and Alexander). Visit my blog.
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