Cynthia (Cyn) Morris has worked as a writer and editor for 36 years, including 10 years as an award-winning science writer for the University of California, Irvine. She has published 14 books -- including Micronesian Blues (TV series in development) -- and written thousands of news and feature articles on topics ranging from camel farming in the desert to wormholes in outer space. A lifelong cruciverbalist, she has been solving acrostics since she was 8 years old, and constructing them since 2005. In addition to American Acrostics, she is the author of CynAcrostics and AnimaCrostics puzzles. More information about all three series can be found at acrosticsbycyn.com.