Elaine Marie Carnegie-Padgett, a Paralegal, and PI worked as a Newspaper Journalist for many years before accepting a publishing partnership; then opening her own SPAuthor Services. She worked with both the FBI and Texas Rangers, has written for Discovery ID, and works for the PI in a consultant capacity today. Her articles have been used in the Texas Legislature, utilized in regional Texas school systems, published in both print and online venues, magazines and anthologies as well as in charity and collaborative projects. She is a published short story author and poet. Her first novel is in the works, "The Path of Totality." Elaine makes her home in the idyllic East Texas Piney Woods... doing what she loves and living her best life!