Author Bio: Vanity Smith is a veteran, mother and wife. She was born in Miami, Florida and currently resides in Maryland. Vanity loves to cook, entertain and travel the world. She currently works in a fast-past stressful environment and uses creative writing to relieve some of the everyday stresses of life. In October of 2019, she decided that it was time to share her creative side with the world, hence the birth of the Murky Waters Rising series.