Nancy Yonally, writing as Carol Coleman, lives with her husband in Southern Oregon. She is an accomplished technical writer and a published poet. She was a recipient of a Walden Fellowship. The Walden Residency Program for Oregon Writers is coordinated by the Northwest Writing Institute of Lewis and Clarke College. This is her fiction debut. She is a graduate of Marylhurst University. Her book ‘Almost Heaven’ is a stroll through a quaint coastal village in Maine where life goes up and down in spite of the idyllic setting.