Brooke (b. 1989) was raised in Reisterstown, Maryland and currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. She is a triplet who became interested in storytelling at the age of six, and won her first writing contest at the age of seven for a poem entitled "When Cupid Comes To Town." Brooke graduated from Barnard College in 2011 with a B.A. in English. Prior to freelance writing full-time, she worked as a Senior Features Editor for Harper's Bazaar and Senior Associate Editor for Billboard Magazine.