Lindsey Grant is the former Program Director for National Novel Writing Month, a nonprofit organization that promotes writers of all ages and backgrounds to write book drafts in November. Invisible City Audio Tours' Armada of Golden Dreams, KQED's Perspectives, and Line Zero have all featured her writing. She co-wrote Ready, Set, Novel!, a writer's workbook. Grant maintained a dog walking and pet care business in the San Francisco Bay Area before starting graduate school. She and her husband have subsequently moved to Zurich, Switzerland, where she writes, tries to speak German, and keeps a blog at ptxpat.tumblr.com about her attempts to assimilate.