E.R. Bills is a freelance writer and journalist who received a degree in journalism from Texas State University.
Ginny Brown is a certified life coach and community health worker. She has a background in business, management, marketing and administration. Currently she is a program coordinator and instructor for a national non-profit organization. A native Texan, she lives in
Phil West is an Austin, Texas-based writer, a lecturer with The Writing Program at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and a contributor to MLSSoccer.com, Howler, and SB Nation's Stars and Stripes FC. His articles have appeared in numerous publications, including the Los Angeles Times, Seattle Times, Austin Chronicle, and San Antonio Express-News.
After completing a distinguished career in the classroom, Martha Singleton continues to impact educators, parents and students with innovative, relevant perspectives in teaching and learning.
Sandy Loker resides in San Antonio, Texas with her husband Loren and dog Wally. She has four grown children, daughters Juli, Erielle and Shayla, and a son Joshua. She also has one granddaughter Amy and one great granddaughter Ava. She is an RN by profession and her passion is hospice. This story came about during her grieving process when Shayla's dog Sniper passed away.