Shannon Tsonis lives in York Pennsylvania with her husband and daughter, after life in Baltimore almost killed her.

She has a B.S. degree from Towson University in Electronic Media and Film, and an M.B.A from the University of Baltimore in Marketing.

She mostly writes nonfiction, including the unsolved true-crime of her mother. In 1989, Tsonis’ mother Teresa was murdered, following documented instances of domestic violence.

She is currently finalizing her first memoir.