Dr. Suzanne Orcutt has thirty years of experience in education, including K–12 teaching in urban schools and higher-education administration at Stanford University. She is a credentialed public schools teacher and administrator in the state of California. Dr. Orcutt’s writing for youth illuminates the integration of science and metaphysics and her affinity for the role of myth in understanding our humanness.
Charlene Meeker is an award winning writer, artist, and illustrator. Her stories have been published in the Creative Writers’ annual Anthology of Short Stories, a collection of winning contest entries. Charlene’s book, Cookies in Heaven, illustrated in her colored pencil art, won second place in the 2010 FLWA Royal Palm Literary awards.