Cadence McManimon is a published author and special education teacher. She began writing seriously during her years-long battle with Lyme disease; her novels Name Unspoken and The Lily Girl are available [at her website](https://cadencemcmanimon.wordpress.com/page/). While brainstorming her next book, she [publishes articles about chronic illness, dating, and more](https://cadencemcmanimon.wordpress.com/other-works/). She can also be found drawing, playing music, or annoying her wonderful husband. Her favorite things include crayons, sarcasm, Sherlock Holmes, and hearing from readers!