Heather Martin is a writer whose first novel Reclaiming Konia: A tale of love, loss and the Armenian Genocide was based on the life of her great grandfather Melkon Jenanyan, who escaped the Armenian Genocide. Her second novel - Fuchsia Parade:One woman's quest for sex, love and redemption - is slated for early 2018 publication. Fuchsia Parade follows the exploits of a businesswoman in Jersey City who must face a repressed childhood trauma that changed her life forever. Heather is working on other novels that explore the search for healing and living life after trauma. She is a B2B copywriter in Los Angeles.