J.E. Grace was born in California where she managed a campground for quite a few years. In the late 60’s , she lived on a 4,000 acre horse ranch situated along the coastline of Northern California, which is being used for background in a novel she will be writing. She moved to the Midwest in 2000 and enjoys all the wonderful outdoor activities Missouri has to offer and now calls it home.
She has a background in Retail Management which she worked in for over 10 years and enjoyed very much. After relocating to Missouri, however, she decided to pursue her lifelong dream working in Real Estate. She continued as a Real Estate Agent until she retired in 2012 to pursue her true passions-Writing & Painting. She has her work showcased on Fine Art America, Zazzle and Society 6. She is a traditional oil/pastel painter, as well as, a digital artist. She has done splash pages and banners for several websites online.