Tricia Barr fell in love with Star Wars in 1977 at the age of eight, and her fandom has brought amazing opportunities. An acclaimed writer, she co-authored Ultimate Star Wars and the Star Wars Visual Encyclopedia and regularly contributes feature articles to Star Wars Insider magazine focusing on the Hero’s Journey. She is the founder of the influential FANgirl Blog and co-hosts the popular podcasts Fangirls Going Rogue and Hyperspace Theories. Tricia is an award-winning novelist. Her science fiction/fantasy novel Wynde and other writings are featured at her website triciabarr.com.