AMBER ROYER writes the CHOCOVERSE comic telenovela-style foodie-inspired space opera series, as well as the BEAN TO BAR MYSTERIES. Amber has been teaching creative writing to writers of all genres for over a decade in North Texas for UT Arlington Continuing Education and Writing Workshops Dallas. In the summer, she holds workshops for teen writers. Amber’s book, STORY LIKE A JOURNALIST: A WORKBOOK FOR NOVELISTS, boils down her writing knowledge into an actionable plan involving over 100 worksheets to build a comprehensive story plan. If you are very nice to her, she might make you cupcakes. You can find her blogging about creative writing technique and people she’s met who do craft chocolate over at www.amberroyer.com.