Karelia Stetz-Waters has written across genres but has found her home—literally and artistically—in lesbian romance. She is passionate about providing happy endings for queer protagonists. She writes for Grand Central Publishing and has also published with Sapphire Books and Ooligan Press. Her novels include Worth the Wait, For Good, Something True, The Admirer, The Purveyor, and Lambda Literary Award and Golden Crown Literary Society finalist Forgive Me If I’ve Told You This Before. Karelia teaches English at Linn-Benton Community College. She lives in Albany, Oregon with her wife and their “spuglette,” a pug-spaniel mix named Willa Cather. Visit her online at kareliastetzwaters.com.