Terri Branson earned an associate degree in math and science before turning her efforts toward the study of creative writing. In addition to being a graphics artist and an editor, she is an award winning author who has sold articles on the craft of writing and conducted local writers' workshops. Awards include the EPPIE 2005 Best Children's book trophy for BROTHER DRAGON and the EPPIE 2003 Best Anthology trophy for COSMIC SCULPTURE. Children's picture books include: A VERY DRAGON CHRISTMAS, BROTHER DRAGON, PETE THE PEACOCK GOES TO THE ZOO, PETE THE PEACOCK GOES TO TOWN, SCOOTER'S WORLD, and TYLER ON THE MOON. Fiction titles include COSMIC SCULPTURE (SF/Fantasy), DRAGON'S BLOOD (SF), DRAGON'S DEN (SF), MUSK RAIN (Romance), and PRAIRIE FIRE (Romance).