Jill Haymaker was born and raised in Indiana and Ohio. After high school, she attended Bowling Green State University before moving to Fort Collins, Colorado in 1975. Ms. Haymaker made her home in Fort Collins where she practiced family law until moving to East Texas in 2017. She has three grown children, a son and two daughters. She also has three granddaughters.
Jill has always had a passion for writing. Colorado Sunset was her first full length romance novel. It is the first in a series of eleven of novels centered in the small town of Peakview, Colorado. The latest release is Mountain Cowboy .She also has had several short stories published by Chicken Soup for the Soul. Her latest story in a book entitled Random Acts of Kindness.
When not practicing law or writing, Jill enjoys gardening, long walks with her Toy Aussie, Merlin, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She enjoys their numerous sporting events. She is also an avid football fan and can be found on autumn weekends cheering on the Broncos, the CSU Rams, and the Huskers. She has a passion for working with high school youth- she is a youth group leader at her church, coaches a high school mock trial team and is a volunteer for high school Cross Country and Track teams.
Hiking, gardening, spending time with children and grandchildren