Diane Davies is a wife, mother, grandmother, retired elementary teacher, breast cancer survivor, volunteer and author. Diane taught 1st & 3rd grade in Hastings, Minnesota for twenty-six years and supervised student teachers for the University of Wisconsin River Falls the rest of her career. In 2004, Diane was diagnosed with breast cancer. It was during this cancer journey that her writing career began. She and her husband make their home in Denmark Township, Minnesota overlooking the St. Croix River. Diane's daughter and family live next door making Diane one very lucky and happy grandmother!