After a twenty-three year career commanding US Forces around the world,
USAF Colonel Merline Lovelace launched a second career as a writer, basing many of her tales on her own experiences in uniform. Since then she’s published more than 65 novels. Her books have won numerous awards, including the Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA. Merline is especially honored to have been named the 1998 Writer of the Year by the University of Oklahoma.