Chrystal Vaughan was born in Ashland, OR and grew up all over Southern Oregon, where she currently resides. Mrs. Vaughan is the author of the paranormal YA novel Dead in the Water and the paranormal horror novel Conspiracy of Ravens (Solstice Publishing). She has also published a paranormal horror novel titled Sideshow and a romance/erotica novel under a pen name.
She is married and has two daughters and a son; she enjoys teaching others and imparting her love for the written word to her students. When she is not reading or writing, Mrs. Vaughan enjoys spending time with her family and various pets, is an avid knitter, and is a voracious reader.