Reaching the halfway point to 40, Ana realized there is more to life than the 9-5, accommodating the wrong people and living up to others’ unrealistic expectations. By exploring opportunities in writing she hopes to help others connect, empathize and find inspiration to follow their passions. Ana has been blessed with wonderful lifelong friendships and gives gratitude for the wonderful women who continue to cross her path. She lives in the ‘burbs outside Seattle with her guy and their adventure guide.. aka five year old daughter. You can follow her on Twitter @anabproctor.