Because We Wanted To! Two women, a dream, and a ranch called Singing Acres by Carol Ann Wilson is a finalist for Foreword Reviews’ INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award in the Women’s Studies category. The book traces the challenges and adventures of Clara Reida and Margaret Locarnini as they overcome the many barriers women face when they follow their dreams rather than convention. Because We Wanted To! is a story of courage, humor, and above all, friendship and community.