Dr. Anne Carlisle is the author of BIRDWOMAN: Memoirs of a Lovesick Siren (Volume 1, Diaries of a Siren), published March 2016 by Absolutely Amazing eBooks. Anne Carlisle holds a doctorate in 19th Century British Literature from Case Western Reserve University. Currently an online Professor at University of Maryland, UMUC, she teaches college writing worldwide to U.S. military students. Formerly she served as a dean for Golden Gate University in San Francisco. While working as a newspaper columnist, magazine editor, and theatre reviewer, she authored a book on writing and hundreds of articles. Her homes are in Key West and the Pacific Northwest.