Kathryn Lynard Soper is a mother of seven children. She is president of Segullah Group, a non-profit producer of personal writings; editor of Segullah, a literary journal by and for LDS (Mormon) women; and editor of Gifts: Mothers Reflect on How Children with Down Syndrome Enrich Their Lives (Woodbine Press, 2007). She is currently writing a memoir about her first year with Thomas. Kathryn lives with her husband Reed and their children in the mountain west. You can learn more about her at www.kathrynlynardsoper.com.