A sixth generation Texan, Dana Wayne writes from the Piney Woods of East Texas. Her biggest supporter is Budreaux, her husband of 38 years and a Calico cat named Katie. Her three children and four grandchildren keep her life exciting and there is always something fun to do! A voracious reader, she always knew she would one day be an author. She has written numerous poems, shorts stories, and newspaper articles as well as contributing to several different writing group anthologies. Retiring in 2013, she focused on her first love, writing novels. Her debut novel, Secrets of the Heart, a contemporary romance, released June 21st and is available on all major outlets.