Dorothy Alease Phillips, a former high school teacher, taught English and journalism for over 22 years. She was married to the late Dr. Chester Phillips, a Baptist minister, and aided in his ministry for over 40 years.
As a teacher, minister’s wife, and mother of three children, Phillips has geared her writings to various age groups in short stories, teen novels, romance novels, plays, and free-lance nonfiction. She attends writers’ conferences to hone her craft and to fellowship with other authors.
Phillips earned a B. S. degree from Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina, and a Master’s degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina.
Now residing in North Augusta, South Carolina, she still drives, takes exercise three times a week with Silver Sneakers, attends church services regularly, leads an active social life, and writes for publication. She considers herself blessed.