Catherine Taylor is an actor, writer and author of erotic thrillers, living in the South Island of New Zealand. Writing has been a passion for over forty years and in that time she has written plays for the theater and screenplays for short films, which she has gone on to produce and direct. Her education has come from years of theater, film and acting and she holds a Diploma in Acting and a Bachelor of Applied Media Arts. When she is not writing, she is a wife of 31 years, a mother of four and a grandmother to two. Her other passions include genealogy and watching films, and she has appeared in two feature films and worked on film sets alongside such greats as Anthony Hopkins.