Amber was born October 10th, 1992. She has been writing since she was 8 years old and it has always been an important part of her life. At 19 she married her husband, Gary Hawkins, and continued to write and chase her dreams of publication. She writes, not for the money or fame, but to make other people happy. Amber currently resides in Carterville, MO, with her husband and her four-legged children, and a few scaled ones as well.