While overcoming the many obstacles that life has thrown her way, including being molested, domestic violence and a lengthy battle with cancer she has never lost her love for books, often using them to escape her torrid reality and thrust herself into a much happier place. She had been encouraged for years to pen a novel but kept rejecting the idea until one day life threw one too many pains her way. That day she simply said 'I'm going to write a book.' While writing began as an outlet for pain, hurt and anger, she quickly discovered that she was rather good at it. Having always been an avid Ca$h fan, signing with Ca$h Presents and LDP was like a dream come true.
When not reading or writing you can find Misty studying to finish her MSW. Even more than eventually seeing her name on the New York Times Bestseller List, Misty wants to help young victims of sexual assault. It has been a lifelong goal to open an advocacy center for teens who have been affected and have fallen to the wayside. Having been in their shoes, Misty feels she would be an asset to them, and able to reach them in a way others may not.
Misty still lives in Texas with her two daughters and her beloved Chihuahua, Victor Newman. She's still an avid reader and has a soft spot for all animals. She still loves to joke and make others laugh. According to her whether she makes it big or not she will always just be Misty