Anna was born
in the extreme South along some famous beaches.
She is the third child and twins with her
sister Elena. She grew up with four other
siblings, being placed in the middle. Her
mother died when she was six years old and her
father never married again.
||The green eyed,
light brown-haired author found a mother in her
husband's mother and loves her dearly. She
accredits her mother-in-law with teaching her
many things in life.
The author loves reading,
but had few opportunities to do so while
growing up. Once married she was introduced to
the Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew
books that she admits to having collected,
which collections she still retains.
|They were the ones that whet her
appetite. A few years ago she was introduced to
Tolkien's Lord of the Rings and to J.
K.Rowling's writings, which she loves. She also
loves romantic music (she listens to it every
day), theatrical plays that she attends at
least six times a year, and cats (when they are
not shedding). She wears her dresses down to
her ankles and likes them to be very feminine,
with lace being one of her favorite trimmings.
"I am afraid that I do not follow fashions,"
she has said. "I wear what I like."
Early on in her life she
showed an affinity for sewing and took classes
that rewarded her with opportunities of
costuming the casts of four different plays,
which she enjoyed immensely. She is fluent in
both English and Spanish and understands
|As a young woman, she moved North
to marry Rodney and has resided in Utah since
then. Her husband, a native of Idaho, met her
in her hometown.
They fell in
love and she came to Utah on Christmas Eve to
be married two weeks later. They are the
parents of three princes and a princess.
husband and his family she has had the
opportunity of traveling to many of the United
|(most of them camping!) and to
three other countries, something she enjoys
very much. Soon, she would like to visit the
castles in Germany and other European
Please click to following link to read a letter from
the author .
The following link leads to pictures of Anna
with some well-known friends.