Linda English lives in New London, Connecticut, with her husband, Tom, and a blonde poodle named Heidi. They live in a cranky Victorian house and, between the two of them, have four grown children and eight grandchildren. She has an M.B.A., B.A. Anthropology, is a retired Business Manager for a Neuropsychiatric research center. Business presentation for a university in Wuhan, China during SARS pandemic (scary). Diesel engine mechanic (long time ago). Makeup artist (for real).