Once upon a time, a stork with jaunty feathers and a smirk dropped Laurel Richards at her parents’ doorstep. When she started talking, they were amazed by the outlandish stories she told and decided to keep her. Laurel has gathered inspiration from lots of different sources throughout her life and is here today to share her imagination through storytelling. Laurel writes sci-fi/fantasy, paranormal, and funny mysteries, all with various degrees of romance mixed in.

Laurel was first published in 2003. Over the yearswriting under more than one pen name—she has published works with eight different presses, most recently Liquid Silver Books and Samhain Publishing.