Christine Marcotte writes primarily historical fiction and nonfiction. She recently completed her first manuscript, "What Amelia Knows," a novel about the ax murder of her third great grandfather. Since 2014 she has written the Reminisce column for the Deer River and Grand Rapids newspapers. Christine has had pieces published with Talking Stick, Spring Thaw, Lake Superior Writers, and St. Croix Writers. Currently, she is working on a historical trilogy and a linked short story collection. She lives in the woods of Northern Minnesota with her husband, a variety of pets, and her four-year-old grandson, a frequent visitor. Contact her at [email protected] or chrismarcottewrites.com/blog.