Karrie McDaniels writes under the name Karrie Loomis and is the author of The Rocking Horse a stranger-danger middle grade fiction and is currently writing a women's fiction novel. She is a U.S. Navy Veteran and holds a B.S. in psychology with a minor in world religions from Old Dominion University. Karrie is an advisory board member of The Hampton Roads Writers Organization, an assistant organizer of the Tidewater Writers critique group, and on the admin team in an online group that has a membership of over 3000 authors. She discovered The Muse in 2015 and continues to be a regular student. Karrie volunteers her time at The Muse because she is grateful for the information, motivation, and fellowship provided to her and numerous other writers, and she wants to support The Muse’s growth so our literary center can continue to inspire and benefit writers for many more years to come.