M.E. Cunningham (Also known as Melissa J Cunningham) began writing eight years ago when she decided, out of the blue, to enter a community writing contest and won first place. From that moment on she had a new love. Melissa is a member of the League of Utah Writers. Her past publication experience includes a recurring opinion column called Writing Reality, for her local newspaper: The Leader Melissa's first novel: Reluctant Guardian, was accepted for publication through Clean Teen Publishing in August 2013. The Eye of Tanub was published in June of 2014 and the sequels to both of these books are soon to be released. The Celestine Sword- December 2014, and The Elementalist in February 2015. When Melissa is not writing you can find her spending time with her husband of nineteen years and her five children. Melissa reads all things fiction. She lives in Northern Utah with her family, her horses, cats, dogs and chickens.