Cynthia is a writer, researcher, book lover, and web publisher, with a Ph.D. in archetypal studies and an M.A. in literary criticism. After a longish career in IT and corporate communications, she has finally returned to a freelance life that includes more nourishing activities (such as writing poet biographies) and enough time to be primarily pedestrian. She's the author of several serious-but-entertaining works of non-fiction, and will “soon” be finishing a book about science fiction and culture. Though a lifelong Texan, she aspires to become a vagabond . . .