Fayette Fox is a professional freelance writer based in Oakland, California. She helps people put their best foot forward and find love as the Co-Founder of My Love Ninja (www.myloveninja.com) a boutique OkCupid profile makeover service. She is a former commissioning editor for Lonely Planet Publications. She holds an MA in Publishing from the London College of Communication and a BA in Creative Writing from Hampshire College.
Fayette has trekked the Nepalese Himalayas, taught sex-ed to teenage girls in India, harvested pumpkins on an organic farm in the Netherlands, radio-tracked echidnas in Australia, and been attacked by a giant, Japanese centipede. (She survived.)
Fayette started writing her novel, "The Deception Artist" as part of National Novel Writing Month, a personal challenge to write a novel during the month of November. It took her five years to finish writing the book.