Steeped in a rich family history, Karen Lopp has always been drawn to the courageous lives of the women who lived through the hardships of the past and triumphed. Karen now lives in the enchanted land of New Mexico and has a running competition with her dad on who can grow the tallest hollyhocks. Books and tales of ancestors were staples in her life and she fell in love with history. Enthralled with the short stories her grandmother wrote and passed down, she took the plunge into the world of writing. And is now hooked. Her inspiration comes from research into her family tree and their interesting lives.
Hobbies include, gardening, sewing and taking hikes any chance I get.