Diane Knutson resides in South Dakota.

She grew up laying in grass beneath starry Nebraska night skies.

While she has owned multiple businesses, her most important profession is mom and life long nocturnal habitat advocate.

Diane has a bachelor's degree in Community Health Education from the University of Nebraska and master's degree from the University of Iowa. 

Diane has enjoy many years as a professional member of Business Networking International, and Toastmasters International.  She fell hard for South Dakota night skies while working as a National Park Ranger.  

She created a plush animal mascot to accompany her writing and life's work, which can be found here.

Fun Fact: My name is an anagram of "Anointed Skunk"


When she's not writing, she enjoys making things from scratch; whether it's in the kitchen or nature's backyard.

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