"My characters become such a big part of my life. While I'm writing about them. I worry about them, I champion them, I want to hang out with them. I sometimes see an outfit or an item and think "Oh, so and so would love that."
Janine lives with her family in the coastal town of Gisborne, on the East Coast of New Zealand. She first discovered a love of writing whilst volunteering for Hospice, working with patients to write their biographies. She enjoys singing badly at Pub Choir, and running a Line Dancing Club. She has recently enjoyed writing short stories and working on on her Young Adult novella and adult fiction manuscripts.