Kyla Merwin is an avid and reckless traveler and author who has traveled extensively through the Pacific Northwest, as well as many parts of Western Europe, Egypt and the Sinai Peninsula. She works as a freelance writer and custom publisher, and makes her home with her golden-retriever-on-the-go, Pippin, in the Pacific Northwest. For more information, visit http: //kmc-media.com/books. Contact the author directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-977-7116. You'll also find her on Facebook and Twitter.