Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
I’m an author with many skills under my belt, however at this stage in life I’m enjoying pursuing writing as a career. I love reading books, I’ve had this passion since I was a small child. I have written two books.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
Coco’s In The Wind: Short Love Poems is the name of my latest book. I was inspired to write the poems by love and life.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
Yes, sometimes I write in a old notebook, when I write this way for some reason my handwriting is very sloppy, so sloppy until no one else can read it. It’s funny to see people’s reaction when they see me reading the writing.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
I would have to say Maya Angelou’s book I know Why The Caged Bird Sings.
What are you working on now?
I’m currently working on two books, one is a recipe book that includes smoothies to help toddlers consume more fruits and veggies. The book also focuses on toddler constipation. The second book is a children’s book titled Karmena The Pretty Dinosaur.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
I have to be honest and admit I’m new to the marketing process, right now I use Facebook and Google Plus.
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Write from your heart, be passionate about your writing.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
My foster mother always told me I could do anything I put my mind to do.
What are you reading now?
I have a kindle that’s full of books, so I will state the last book I read, which is titled Instagram Love.
What’s next for you as a writer?
Honestly just writing more books.
If you were going to be stranded on a desert island and allowed to take 3 or 4 books with you what books would you bring?
I would take the bible, I know Why The Caged Bird Sings and A Day Late A Dollar Short.