About Cassie Swindon

Instead of the boring bio info, here’s some interesting tidbits about the author:

  • Tackled her father for a pair of Michael Phelps’ personal goggles
  • Cried when the Cubs won the World Series
  • Met husband freshman year of college- a blizzard & tequila may have been involved
  • Moved to Raleigh by the flip of a coin
  • Mutated into a zombie when daughter was born in 2013, then again 17 months later for son
  • Evacuated from a boat crash in the Atlantic during a whale watching tour
  • Witnessed a wild horse pack galloping through the Rockies
  • Cofounded a three-person Beanie Baby Club in the 90s, in a treehouse
  • Snorkeled in The Great Barrier Reef
  • Broke her foot when pretending to be a Baywatch lifeguard
  • Completed her first fiction read in 1992, “The Pig Can Jig”
  • Stranded in a Cancun lagoon while jet skiing
  • Crunched the back of a Dodge Neon against a wall while transporting a Medieval knight to a pub
  • Watched Frozen more than any other movie combined to date
  • Invented a symbol language to pass notes to her best friend in high school French class
  • Swung off a rope swing of pirate ship in Aruba
  • Backpacked through Italy
  • Stole plaques showing what swim records she broke