Elizabeth (Liz) Dettling Moreno retired from teaching after twenty-four years and became a widow after her husband of 39 years, Gabby, passed away in May, 2019. She is the mother of four sons and a daughter, is grandmother to sixteen and great-grandmother of 5. She lives in Wharton, Tx, with her youngest son on a little over an acre of land where she raises a flock of chickens and 2 guineas, along with a couple of dogs and a cat. She is a member of Abundant Life Church in Wharton. She is the author of several children's books, including Sancho, the Silly Billy Goat, and Tales from the Chicken Yard and Other Fowl Stories. Moreno had the privilege of helping Holocaust Survivor Helen Colin write her autobiography which was published in 2013. She is also a freelance writer for her local newspaper, The Wharton Journal Spectator.