Laflorya Gauthier was born in French Canada. She began her writing career when a Washingston, D.C. publisher suggested she write a book about her life. Her vocation is writing romance novels, poetry, short stories and articles. She also hosts a weekly French-language radio show. Laflorya is the founding president of W.A.R.M (Writers for Romance and Mainstream), and is a meber of RWA and other local clubs and associations. She has been a fashion model in Paris, Morocco and Quebec, where she lives with her husband, two cats and one dog. She has five children, who are all grown.