Donnee Patrese is a former reporter turned novelist after writing for the Post-Tribune in Gary and Merrillville Indiana and The Indianapolis Recorder in Indianapolis, Indiana. She now writes erotic romance/ romantic suspense novels and has published The Prohibited Trilogy and “Diary of a Wanted Woman”. She also has two short story anthologies “Insomnia: what happens when you can’t sleep” and “Erotic Encounters” all available on Amazon. She blogs, teaches a Self-Publishing Course, Creates YouTube Videos for first writers creating their novels all while taking care of her three daughters. She has a BA in Journalism from Butler University in Indianapolis, IN and is a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She now owns her own publishing company First Draft Publishing and lives in Bakersfield, CA with her family.