born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. At the age of six her parents moved to
Johannesburg. Karen and her two sisters attended schools in Johannesburg. Karen
married young and, together with her husband, Evan, thoroughly enjoyed bringing
up their two children, Grant and Nicola. Both children are married. Karen is
now the proud granny of four wonderful grandchildren: Winita, Christopher,
Stella and Grace.
always enjoyed working with young people. Her passion is to encourage them, assisting
them in building up their self-confidence and social skills, thereby helping
them to cope with the many complex situations, such as peer pressure and
sometimes conflicting friendships that they go through.
now writing and publishing stories for young people of all ages, in the hope of
encouraging and helping them to cope with the difficulties they experience.