Ava is an insomniac who writes to calm the voices. When the voices get too loud, stories emerge.
Ava was born and raised in Texas. Spending most of her years far from the city, she learned at an early age to create new worlds and characters as a form of entertainment. It was her cure for loneliness as an only child and led to her career as a writer today.
Now living in Florida, Ava enjoys the fresh sea air and afternoon rainstorms. She believes there is nothing more beautiful than an evening summer light show and finds solace in writing while the thunder roars outside.
Married to the love of her life, Ava shares two beautiful daughters and a multitude of sweet fur babies with her husband, Mike. Their marriage is the perfect “North-meets-South” pairing, as Mike spent his youth in frigid upstate New York.
When she’s not writing, you can find Ava working alongside her husband, chasing her children all over the county, snapping photos of any and everything, or just spending quality time with her family.
GETTING TO KNOW AVA
A few of Ava's Favorite Things!
H.E.R., Doja Cat, 5 Seconds of Summer, The 1975, The Weeknd, Rihanna, The Script, John Legend, Zayn, Bush, Fuel, John Mayer, Khalid
Good Trouble, A Discovery of Witches, The Flash, Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Impractical Jokers, Mayans MC, Roswell, NM, Below Deck, Bel-Air, Stranger Things (I had to hop on the train)
This Means War, Back to the Future trilogy, Home Alone 1&2, Eurotrip, Pixels, Just Go With It, Blended, Grown Ups, Sweet Home Alabama, Passengers, Bohemian Rhapsody, Star Wars, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Katy Evans, Rebecca Donovan, Colleen Hoover, Autumn Jones Lake, Christina Lauren, Sylvia Day, Jennifer L. Armentrout, Seraphina Donovan, Taherah Mafi, Elicia Hyder
Blasts from the Past (TV Series I’d gladly watch again):
21 Jump Street, Saved by the Bell, Rookie Blue, Moonlight, Veronica Mars, Sons of Anarchy, Growing Pains
(Other than writing, obviously.) Photography, watching Syracuse and Boeheim's Army basketball, singing, crochet, crafting, watching my kids play volleyball, graphic design (Fins and Feathers Designs)
Double stuffed nutter butters, apple rings, goldfish, strawberry gushers, pecans, Ghirardelli milk chocolates with caramel, Outshine frozen grape fruit bars
I absolutely love succulents. They're about the only plant I can keep alive.
I love the beach, the sounds, the feel of the sand between your toes, the water trickling over your feet.
I own an insane amount of books, but don't have enough shelves to store them all.
I love makeup. From watching makeup tutorial videos to the actual application. I'm obsessed with creating the perfect face!
I love Pokémon. I play the game occasionally, but really love collecting the cards and figurines. The characters are so cute. (Eevee and her evolutions are my favorite.)
I love Mexican and Cajun food with a little bit of Italian thrown in.