Cristina Louise was born in Puerto Rico and lived until she was seven years old in the United States Virgin Islands. She has been a resident of New York for many years, first in New York City and presently in upstate New York. She lives on a farm together with her husband, their three children, many rescued animals, a few pear trees, and lots of wildlife. Where is Paco Now?/Dónde estás Paco ahora? is her first published work.