Katya Mills is an independent author of literary fiction and urban fantasy. She has 3 novels and over 100 positive reviews of her work online. She also publishes flash fiction and creative nonfiction on her website @ www.katyamills.com. Her most recent novel Maze won a table at the Sacramento Library Author Festival in 2016. She also has been a featured reader for the last 2 years @ Writers On The Air. She is currently close to self-publication on her fourth novel, Ame and The Tangy Energetic. She was an English Literature major at Northwestern University and enjoys not having to be bound by traditional publishing demands. She earns her living as a practicing psychotherapist. She considers writing her spiritual practice. That said, as her storytelling evolves, she hopes to someday submit her work to a house and become a hybrid author, if only out of curiosity and the willingness to try new endeavors, be challenged, and help her work reach a greater audience.