Summer Bat has lived on the coast for 3 years. She is currently involved in the community in various forms. She works at the Greenhouse on Porter as their social media wizard, hosts free meditation once a week at Downtown Yoga, and also hosts Poetry Night once a month at the Greenhouse.

She has been making puppets for years, and has spent quite a bit of time experimenting in the realm of marionettes, and does puppet shows under the name Laurie Jean Puppet Theatre. She is married, and a step mother to a wonderful 11 year old wizard.