My guest today is a classically trained singer who has sung in the United States and Europe and has also been a university music professor. The power of stories and music’s healing qualities have woven their way through her life and found voice in her writing. She loves the Cavalier dog breed and has owned three. Her book series features Cavalier King Charles Spaniel as the story’s narrator. Her debut book in the series, Finding My Yip, was named Finalist in the 2021 American Writing Awards in the Children’s Fiction category. Book 2 in her series, A Hard Nut to Crack, was named Finalist in the National Indie Excellence Awards in 2022 in the Children’s Chapter Books category. Welcome to Authors Over 50, Christine Isley-Farmer.