Judy Taylor is a nonfiction author and poet. She has published two books: Dharma Cats and Living Lightly with Lyme. Several of her essays and poetry appear in recent editions of California Writer's Club Literary Review, Rhetoric Askew, Shut Up & Write Musings, From Whispers to Roars, Wards, Oracle Fine Arts Review, The Closed Eye Open, Wingless Dreamer, Open Door Poetry, The Poeming Pigeon, Passing It On, and Waco WordFest Anthology 2021. Additionally, some of her non-fiction articles about how environmental toxins negatively impact health are published on EzineArticles.com. Judy received a BA in Business-Economics from the University of California, at Los Angeles and a MA in Film Studies from San Francisco State University. Judy enjoys life in the San Francisco Bay Area writing, doing photography, and making art.