Ann Patterson writes with the goal of serving as an ADVOCACY WRITER for people everywhere. She wants you to think about your path, to serve & bless community & the world. A writer she takes seriously the craft of writing & seeks to constantly improve. A lesbian, Ann's path to personal freedom & joy is described in "Out at Sixty." A counselor, she informs readers of its value. Ann grew up during WW II & writes stories of those years in America. Is Author of ten books."Willing to take risks" turtle symbolizes Ann. She was named in editions of Marquis Who's Who in America & the World.