Patricia Howell lives in Louisville KY and works as an Administrative Assistant and a member of the Support Staff at Sullivan University’s Admissions Office, A former teacher. Ms Howell taught Science and Language Arts in Kentucky, Missouri, Texas and New Mexico. She loves to read, listen to music and watch movies. Her favorites include author JK Rowlings, singers Neal McCoy, Neil Diamond and actor James McAvoy. Even though she has written several stories, FROM EARTH TO UMBRIA is her first published book.