Carol Sipel was born and raised in the Albany-Troy NY area. She is currently living in the Clearwater, FL. Carol is a mother of 2, Jennelle and Daniel. She is one with many talents including drawing, poetry, writing, and energy healing using Reiki as a Massage Therapist. For Carol, poetry and writing are her hobbies. The Angel's Forces is her first novel to be published. She won and award for her poetry in Glens Falls, NY where she met Rich Carella, a precious fellow poet. She has co-authored, with Andrei Luzin (who is originally from Moscow, Russia), an article in the Tampa Bay New Times "...Aura Balancing." Carol is currently President of Lie'N Pause Inc.