Living off the coast of Texas, Ela Bell enjoys telling stories, from steamy romance to the literary. Her interest in topics and settings reflect a wide range of values. She grew up partly on Navy bases, which included a diverse population. She’s been a literary, journalistic and romance writer under various pennames. She taught college courses for a number of years before trying her hand at romance writing. She enjoys reading, traveling and playing the piano. She and her husband live off the coast of Texas where they share their home with a German shepherd and a wily cat. They enjoy walking and spending time at their seaside cottage.