KG MacGregor earned her PhD in journalism and her writing stripes preparing market research reports for newspaper, television and travel clients. She wrote her first piece of fiction in 2002 and discovered her bliss. Since then, she has authored 20 novels, including 2007 Lammy winner Out of Love and multiple Golden Crown winners. A hiking enthusiast, she climbed to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in 2001. KG is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Lambda Literary Foundation. With her partner of 20 years, KG divides her time between the California desert and her native North Carolina mountains.