Valerie inherited her love of writing from her father, who could write a poem on the spur of the moment for a sacrament meeting talk.Valerie holds a BS in secondary education and a BA in English with a theater minor from Indiana University South Bend. Her hobbies include family history, gardening, traveling and camping. She lives in Mishawaka, Indiana with her two sons, Philip and Christopher. She was widowed in 2002 when her sweetheart, Thomas Dean Williams, died unexpectedly.
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BA in English with a theater minor from Indiana University South Bend