Alexis Veenendaal was born and raised on a farm in Alberta, Canada. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature at the University of Lethbridge and worked in marketing and journalism before shifting to her writing full-time. She moved to the Netherlands in 2019 with her husband, where she began working on her upcoming fantasy book series. At the end of 2022, she and her husband moved to Cardiff, Wales, where she now works full-time as a content writer and editor for a tech company.
Alexis enjoys travelling and writing about her experiences. She publishes poetry, essays and various short story genres. She also enjoys drawing fantasy maps, crocheting, playing dungeons & dragons and drinking craft beer. Her favourite fantasy authors are JRR Tolkien, Brandon Sanderson and Leigh Bardugo.