Lesley Mitchum grew up in the Hannah-Pamplico area of South Carolina. She wrote many stories throughout middle and high school, but it was years later when she finally decided to pursue the desire of her heart and fulfill her dream of being a writer. After many bumps in the road, it became very clear that the desire of her heart was a personal relationship with the Lord and the rest would be added to her. Luke 12:31. She currently lives in Kingstree, S.C. with her husband, son and daughter.