Sharyn Eastaugh has a combined degree from the University of Tasmania in Arts and Law, majoring in politics and history.
She worked as a lawyer for ten years before giving it away to spend more time raising her two children.
She has written two books for children : Mr Eight and Tomato Dynamite.
To keep her mind active, she became an enthusiastic armchair historian. She decided to start a podcast on the history of the crusades after finding out, to her surprise, that there wasn't one already.
She lives in Hobart, Tasmania in Australia with her husband and two children.