Jo Fontana lives in Denver, Colorado with her family and special needs animals. She is a member of the Colorado Authors' League. She has written an anthology titled Approaching Darkness. and contributed to Colorado Authors' League Prompts for Young Writers. The author won first place for her short story “The Plant Lady” at the Quid Novi Festival, 2014. Her current novel, Gods of the Bay, is a finalist in the Colorado Authors' League book awards. She is currently working on a dark fantasy novel and a myriad of other projects.