Rose Jones was raised in snowy northern Ohio, however, she found her true happiness in coastal living of Wilmington, North Carolina. Together, with her husband Seby (Chip) Jones, she began helping people in recovery from addiction. She volunteers as a mentor to teens and pre-teens in this area.
Rose loves animals and has three cats (Sadie, Joey, and Kelly), two Chinese Crested Powderpuff dogs (Molly and Maddie) and one miniature poodle named Lilly.
A graduate of Cape Fear Community College with an Associates in Art degree, Rose completed her studies at the University of North Carolina-Pembroke earning a degree in Sociology. It is at UNC that Rose discovered her passion for writing.
Mildred: The Bird Lady is Rose's first novel. She is currently working on her second book about enduring love on a plantation in the late 1800s.