Jayme H. Mansfield is an author, artist, and educator. She provides vivid imagery as she melds her inspiring writing and artistic talents. Her debut novel, Chasing the Butterfly, released in October 2014. RUSH, her next historical fiction, was recently awarded a contract for publication. Jayme owns, paints, and shares the joy of creating visual art with children and adults at Piggy Toes Art Studio in Lakewood. For many years in public and private education, she has shared a passion for literacy and the writing process with her students and currently teaches at Aspen Academy in Greenwood Village. She is married to James and has three teenage boys. Visit her on The Blank Canvas, www.jaymemansfield.com.