Abigail Carter was born in Philadelphia and raised in Toronto, Canada. With her husband Arron Dack, she lived in London, Brussels, and Boston before settling in Montclair, NJ. Abigail began writing at the age of 38 as a form of catharsis after her husband s death in the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001. Her work has been published in SELF magazine, and in a newsletter for a September 11th organization, Tuesday s Children. Before she began writing, Abigail worked as a Web Project Manager for Audible.com, a company that sells downloadable audio books. Abigail now lives in Seattle, WA with her two young children.