Shauna Silva is a 30-something aspiring freelance writer from Connecticut. She runs a blog, raising awareness for Celiac disease, a disease she suffers from. She loves to read, cook, draw, paint, write, play video games, and spend time with family and friends. She works as an online writer, earning residual income from various sites, such as: Yahoo Contributor, Bubblews, Examiner, Helium, Hubpages, etc. Shauna is a rather quiet individual, choosing to express herself through the pages of a notebook, or in an art book. She prefers cats over dogs, and would rather have a night in, over a night out.