Kathleen LaFrancis Eaton is a Pacific Northwest mystery writer. Her work encompasses academic writing to fiction, including textbooks, essays, articles, short stories, blogs, and newsletters. She has two mystery/thrillers in progress. As a dedicated master gardener, she writes, teaches, and raises funds for the Master Gardener Foundation of Washington State. Her passion is to integrate her experience as a nurse, professor, and executive into stories that inspire growth and change. Beginning as a military brat, she continues to travel widely. As a writer, she realizes that only a forensic nurse could identify and solve the problems in her books.