Terri Linton is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and Rutgers School of Law-Newark. She worked for nearly a decade in the criminal justice field where she advocated on behalf of criminal defendants on the appeal of their convictions in state court, and as a federal investigator. Terri is a writer and chronicles her experiences of womanhood, motherhood, resilience, and triumph on her personal blog sheisterrilinton.com. Her writing has frequently appeared on the Huffington Post as well as a number of online sites. She currently teaches criminal justice at a college in New York. Terri is equally obsessed with yoga, coffee, and books. She happily lives in New York, with her four year-old son and Yorkie.