RJ Plant is a Birmingham, AL native and Williamsburg, VA transplant. After playing the famed “Struggling College Student” game, she came away from the University of Alabama at Birmingham holding a BA in English with a Creative Writing concentration and a Professional Writing minor.

Her interest in genetics, molecular biology, and psychology inspired the creation of her first novel, Rise and Run. Needing a little background knowledge in genetics, RJ studied hard and ended up with a certificate of completion in Useful Genetics from UBC.

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