Linda Owen is a regular writer on faith, retirement, travel, and general interest subjects for a variety of newspapers and magazines, both secular and Christian. She received a master of divinity degree from Perkins School of Theology (SMU) and served briefly as the pastor of churches. Linda loves the Bible. She has written Bible study curriculum for the United Methodist Publishing House and often teaches a class at her church. For five years she edited an online Christian magazine. She is a member of the American Christian Fiction Writers Association. She lives with her husband, Ervin, in San Antonio, Texas.