Bethany Shay Porteous/Shay Paris is a young adult author. Obsessed with stories and writing from a young age, Bethany went on to publish her first book Wolfsbane: Evelyn & Aiden when she was nineteen. Bethany dabbles in both fantasy and romance, and has recently branched out to writing lesbian fiction under the pen name, Shay Paris.
To Bethany, writing is not a chore or a job; it's an escape to another world and a chance to share her many worlds with others.
Bethany/Shay lives in Perth, Western Australia with her partner and their two dogs Minnie & Mickey, and their cat, Tinkerbell.