Nadia Crane, a writer from Banbury, England, has two daughters. They are grown and each live nearby in Adderbury. Nadia earned a BA and MFA in Creative Writing from Fairleigh Dickinson University, Wroxton College, England. Nadia was raised in a Baptist home and her parents and grandparents were missionaries in India. She is currently a Content Editor for a SEO content marketing agency in Banbury. Nadia’s personal and professional experiences have helped her form a culturally liberal view on church doctrine and is a member of the United Church of Christ. She has been happily married for 30 years.
Ruth Walton, a writer from Tampa, Florida, was born into a fundamentalist evangelical family, has studied the Bible since childhood, and continues to do so. She earned a BA at Fairleigh Dickinson University and an MPA from Rutgers University. She was the Director of Career of Services at Stevens Institute of Technology before leaving to raise her children. After several years as a stay-at-home mom, Ruth worked as a human resource and finance consultant. She then taught and managed the career office at the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, AR, which allowed her to utilize her professional skills in a faith-based environment. Ruth’s personal and professional experiences have helped form her belief that positive relationships are the key to success in the workplace and happiness in one’s personal life. Ruth has two young adult sons. One on the West Coast and the other on the East. She now sees scripture through a totally different lens that marries logic and faith.