Pat MacEnulty, Ph.D. is the author of nine books, both fiction and nonfiction. She has also written award-winning screenplays, television scripts, and plays and is the co-author of a metaphysical children’s novel. Topics of interest include history, women, recovery, caregiving, and social justice. She is an authority on writing as a tool for healing addictions and other traumas and delivers a variety of writing workshops. Pat is currently an Associate Professor of English at Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte, where she teaches writing, communication, and film classes.