Pat Cronin is the Goldie Award-winning co-editor of Blue Collar Lesbian Erotica. She and Verda Foster also co-edited Women in Uniform: Medics and Soldiers and Cops, Oh My! Her first novel, Souls’ Rescue, was a finalist for the Ann Bannon Popular Choice Award. Just in time for the conference, Pat’s second romance novel, Better Together, debuted June, 2014. Pat is a retired paramedic/firefighter now working as an editor and writer. She currently resides in The Netherlands with her wife, Sandra, and their kitties. .