Lyla Oweds is a paranormal romance author who resides in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania. Growing up near Gettysburg and a native of Baltimore, Lyla has a deep appreciation for the paranormal, hauntings, and Edgar Allan Poe. As such, she loves all things fantasy, mystery, crime, and horror--with a dash of romance twisted in. When not reading, writing, or working as a web programmer, Lyla can be found doing adult-y things such as being a single mom to a toddler and a bird. She also frequently enjoys make-up videos, massages, wine, and coffee.