About the author
Judy Vaughan grew up in Northern New Mexico on the family horse ranch, detailed in her New Mexico memoir, Strawberry Roan, published in 2020. She left the family ranch for boarding school in Colorado and then attended Carleton College and the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. She has composed stories since childhood, and began to hone the craft of writing after forty years practicing medicine. She lives in Elk Grove, California, and writes stories featuring horses and the southwest.