About the Author
BJ Gallagher is a bestselling author, storyteller, and poet, as well as a dynamic workshop leader and charismatic keynote speaker. She believes that poetry is the language of the heart, and the heart is where we hold our friends like precious gems in a jewel box.Her book, A True Friend... Is Someone Just like You, honors everything it means to be a true friend. In it, she reflects on all the different aspects of women's friendships from sharing secrets to sharing tears, from being each other's cheerleaders to comforting one another with hugs, advice
and maybe a little chocolate.
BJ lives in a cozy cottage in Los Angeles with some of her favorite friends the four-legged, furry variety. Through her writing, she hopes to inspire others to live a good life, create authentic relationships, nurture happy families, and do fulfilling work in the world.