While earning her bachelor's degree at Northern Michigan University, in Marquette, Michigan, Sally Beauchamp was a note taker for a nontraditional college student like herself. When Doug Beauchamp asked her to type his essay about a biker rally he attended as a member of a biker club, it so intrigued Sally it led to their courtship and eventually their marriage. Soon after they had a son. At age three their son Ross was diagnosed with autism. Ten years later, determined to start her writing career, Sally merged these two powerful influences into her manuscript...The Word of a Liar.
Sally Beauchamp was born and raised in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. A true Yooper, she resides there with her family. Sally is a veteran high school English teacher, and a member of the Northwoods Writers' Club. She also writes for the biker newspaper, Free Riders Press out of Wautoma, Wisconsin. She is a trained advocate by the Arc of Michigan and advocates for people with disabilities.