S. E. Amaya is a passionate fantasy writer who holds a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Biola University. She currently resides in California's Central Valley. When she isn't writing, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, reading British literature, and listening to music. She often says, "Music and writing are universal languages that bring color to the world we live in. They create different worlds for people to explore." The California native also enjoys visiting the Disneyland Resort and has been a passholder since 1990. Her passion for storytelling came from watching Disney and Universal films.