Joy V. Smith has been writing stories since she was a kid. Her stories and articles have been published in print magazines, webzines, and anthologies; and her SF has been published in two audiobooks, including Sugar Time. Her print books include Building a Cool House for Hot Times without Scorching the Pocketbook; a children’s book, Why Won’t Anyone Play with Me?; and a collection of short story reprints, Aliens, Animals, and Adventure. Her ebooks include three SF reprints; Hidebound, Pretty Pink Planet, and Hot Yellow Planet and a non-fiction ebook about her adventures in: Remodeling: Buying and Updating a Foreclosure. She lives in Florida with Blizzard the Snow Princess and Bryn the Flying Corgi.