Writer + Artist + Creative Engineer
Collector of rocks, stories, and other found things.
Emily Wait is a writer, poet, artist, migraineur, wife, and mother from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After studying special education and dance at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and later Marketing and Public Relations at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, she completed her degree in English Language Arts at the University of Iowa. Before becoming a stay-at-home mom and homeschooling her three children, she worked in newspapers, advertising, music, entertainment, and restaurants. An avid writer, book lover, and doodler all her life, she has recently picked up drawing again and is currently working on several drafts in progress.
"Everyone needs time to develop their dreams. An egg in the nest doesn't become a bird over night." -- Lois Ehlert