The child of teenage parents, Michelle spent her formative years amid parties, sex and drugs. When her father died and her mother’s mental instability made her fear for her life, she spent several years in and out of foster care. She grew up determined to escape her past and created a full life as she began her own family and built a business. Then, at forty, everything began to unravel, forcing her to confront the depths of dysfunction in her past.
MJ Robert has run a successful martial arts school in the GTA with her husband Ian for more than two decades. She is the proud mother of Madison Jayne Rose and Austin Robert.