I was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska so my knowledge of this state comes a lot form personal experience. I'm a Junior up at the University of Alaska Fairbanks majoring in Spanish with a minor in Creative Writing. I have hopes of studying Marine Biology so that I could work with the sea life brought in to Seward for rehabilitation. I have an ever expanding library in my room and love to write fiction.

An important part of writing fiction is making it seem true so that people can have a willing suspension of disbelief. Do your research on subjects that you're unfamiliar with but...