Myra Hargrave McIlvain is a teller of Texas tales. Whether she is sharing the stories in her books, her lectures, or her blog, she aims to make the Texas story alive. She has free-lanced as a writer of Texas historical markers, written articles for newspapers all over the country and for magazines such as Texas Highways. She has had ten books published—all Texas stories. Her most recent historical fiction is WATERS PLANTATION a sequel to the award-winning THE DOCTOR’S WIFE and STEIN HOUSE.