M.J. Neal is a Tolkien inspired writer and editor. She is the author of Dreamer, a fantasy fiction novel rich with magic, poetry, and the peril of dreams. Several of her shorter works have been published by Mavguard Magazine, and she is the sole contributor to Elanor and Evermind, a devotional blog for storytellers. Pastimes include horses, hot tea, and dancing. She lives in the Sandia Mountains with her husband. Soli Deo Gloria.