The Authors

Patricia Yvette, Author

Patricia Yvette

Patricia Yvette grew up an Air Force brat residing in various destinations around the globe. Experiences and challenges in her youth and throughout adulthood have inspired her to share her story about choice. She is an Information Systems team lead for an aerospace company, doctoral candidate, and author.  To learn more about her books, visit Patricia’s website.
Renee Ann

Renee Ann

Renee Ann grew up in the little town of Milton-Freewater, Oregon.  She knows the warmth of close friendships and the joys of family, but also, the feelings of extreme loss.  Serving as a Christian missionary she has traveled extensively in West Africa. Through life-challenging experiences, reproductive challenges, near-death illness, divorce, and a change of mind towards the religion she was raised with and once advocated, she remains more resilient and ever inspired to share her life-journey.
Janice Lynne

Janice Lynne

Janice Lynne was raised in the Pacific Northwest and graduated from Western Washington University.  She has worked in the travel business for the past 32 years; a Sales Director for 28 years with a major cruise line; and 3 years Vice President of Sales for a small boutique cruise line.  She has also received Sales Person of the Year Award numerous times.  Janice is a world traveler, step mother to an Australian son, and a published author of three children’s books.

Other Contributors:

The project began as a memoir by three authors with family ties and ended as a conversation that included women and men ranging in age from twenty to sixty-one. Seventeen states and thirteen countries outside the U.S. are represented.  If you would like to provide feedback to any of the Authors or Contributors, feel free to join our Being Fruitful Without Multiplying – Author’s and Contributor’s Group on Facebook, we would love to answer any questions you may have, or even to provide you with support about being Childfree, Childless or on the fence.