M. C. Pearson graduated with a BA in Art from San Jose State University in 1990. She has centered her life around God, marriage, children, art, and writing. Although not a hat person, she has worn many life hats. She's been an Army Sergeant, Illustrator, Custom Framer, Childcare Worker, Nanny, Family Teacher, Cottage Parent, and Writer. She is the Director of the FIRST Wild Card Tours. On any given day you may find her gardening, homeschooling, reading, writing, blogging, hiking in her backyard, and/or drawing. She lives in the country in the beautiful state of North Carolina with her husband of 20 years, their two boys, two dogs, one cat, and three hermit crabs.
Her favorite movie/television quotes are:
"No lace. No lace, Mrs. Bennett, I beg you!"
"I've got a very bad feeling about this..."
"Must go faster!"
"With all due respect, sir..."
"If you can't join 'em, beat 'em."
"Never give up...never surrender!"
"Who's scruffy lookin'?"
"No life without wife."
"Just smile and wave, boys. Smile and wave."
"And in the mornin'...I'm makin' waffles!"
"I'm an Air Force officer just like you are, Colonel. And just because my reproductive organs are on the inside instead of the outside doesn't mean I can't handle whatever you can handle. "
"Help! I don't like the ocean! Ahh! Oh, look, a friendly little dolphin. They helped sailors during the war... It's a shark! It's a shark and it ain't friendly! Looks like a dolphin... Tricky fish! Tricky fish! Octopus, will you please help me? An octo... the octopus is worse than the shark! I hate this planet!"