Marlene Reed Wetzel is a native of Montana. A magna cum laude graduate of the University of Tulsa, she attended the University of Montana and Schiller College in Greece. The Middle East, where she lived for 10 years furnishes the setting for much of her writing.
"My love, after good reading, and good writing, is good food. When editing my work, I remember the same process I use when preparing a dish for treasured guests. 'It's what you add and what you remove that makes it memorable.'"