Tammy Foster Brewer was born, raised, and still resides in Gwinnett County, Georgia. She graduated from Georgia State University with a BA in English in 1997, and went on to receive her paralegal certification in 1998. She is currently employed as a litigation paralegal, and this is her 20th year in the paralegal profession. Her first poem was published in 2006, and she has published two chapbooks in the small press (Rose of Sharon Press, and Words Dance Publishing). Tammy is married to the poet, Robert Lee Brewer, and together they have five children.