Emily VanderBent is an American writer, storyteller, and history advocate. She holds a bachelor's degree in History, specializing in Museum Studies and European History. She has spoken at the Conference on History and Faith and the Academic Research Forum. Her work has been featured in publications such as Indiana's Best Emerging Poets and She Speaks Up!. She continues to blog for Girl Museum and work as a Creative Designer for Makeover Your Brand. Her debut novel, Crimson Time, is available now.