Marj Charlier has been writing fiction since retiring from journalism (The Wall Street Journal) and corporate finance ten years ago. THE REBEL NUN is her first traditionally published novel (Blackstone Publishing, March, 2021), first historical novel, and eleventh novel overall. She teaches workshops on writing and publishing at libraries in Southern California, owns a hybrid publishing company, Sunacumen Press, and writes book reviews for Midwest Book Review. She holds a degree in journalism from Iowa State University, a masters degree from the University of Wisconsin, and an MBA from Regis University. She publishes two websites, www.marjcharlier.com, and her publishing website, www.sunacumenpress.com; two Facebook pages, www.facebook.com/marjcharlier and www.facebook.com/marjcharlierAuthor; and a Twitter presence, @AuthorMarj.