Mary Potter Kenyon is widely published in newspapers, magazines and anthologies, including five Chicken Soup books. Her essay "A Mother's Masterpiece," was featured in the January/February issue of Poets & Writers magazine. Her book, Coupon Crazy: The Science, The Savings, and the Stories Behind America's Extreme Obsession, was published by Familius in August 2013. Chemo-Therapist: How Cancer Cured a Marriage was released in April 2014 and Refined By Fire: A Journey of Grief and Grace (with a foreword by New York Times bestselling author Cecil Murphey) debuted in October 2014. Mary writes a weekly couponing column for the Dubuque Telegraph Herald newspaper and does public speaking and workshops on the subjects of couponing, combining writing with motherhood, utilizing creativity in your everyday life and finding hope and healing in grief. Mary is the Director of the Winthrop Public Library and lives in Manchester, Iowa with three of her eight children. She is currently working on a book about female friendships and the art of the handwritten letter with her co-writer, Mary Jedlicka Humston.