Alena grew up in Seattle, spent some time in Olympia, and currently lives in Lincoln, Nebraska with her family.
Alena has been writing since she was a kid, and writing with the intention of being published for more than ten years. EVER SINCE is her first novel.
When she's not writing, Alena serves on the board for Ten Thousand Villages, Lincoln. She also occasionally cooks dinner, worries about commas, and wanders the prairie.