Musician Q+A: Syreeta Thompson

Why did you want to get into music?

I decided to go into music because it was a natural avenue for me being that my dad was a musician.

What was your first musical experience?

My first musical experience was being able to sit in with the legendary trumpeter Freddie Hubbard at one of his concerts in St. Louis.

Who are your favorite names in music right now?

I absolutely love Mary J. Blidge, Alecia Keys, Snarky Puppy, The Clark Sisters, Hezekiah Walker, Jonathon McReynolds,

Where was the first Syreeta Thompson concert held?

My first concert was held at NYU.

How does music and the trumpet make you feel powerful?

Performing music is my passion. I love being able to move people by expressing the emotion in the music.

You’re releasing a new CD in September. Can you tell us more 
about it?

Yes, Evolution of a Winner is my story of how I’m developing as a Artist. Being a young lady who grew up in the arts in the city of Chicago and overcoming various obstacles.

What is most significant to you as an artist and musician?

I’m always inspired when I get chance to inspire youngsters and
little girls who approach me.

Author Q+A: Susan Braxton of “I DO…25 Years Later: When A Military Adventure Leads To An Easter Elopement!”

What inspired you on this book?

My book actually evolved from a video that was created as a gift. I began to notice people (young/old/married/single) had the same reactions to the certain parts, laughing or amazement, etc., so I decided to turn the video into a book.

Why did you want to become a writer?

Storytelling … when I was very young I loved hearing stories about the past and people’s travel adventures. I would pretend I was reading a book I had written myself. Throughout the years I’ve had people ask me to repeat a story I may have shared because they liked the way I told it. (lol)

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

This was a fun book to create! I would have to say the hardest part was actually publishing it. I kept procrastinating from nervousness or fear even though I had produced sample test copies and had a lot of positive feedback.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I hope people become inspired to stay open to love! Relationships, especially marriage takes effort and work but at the same time you can have so much fun! One reader, after turning down a marriage proposal several times, decided to give love another chance and eloped! Others have said they’ve been inspired not to give up on getting married. –One husband was inspired to work on his marriage.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

As a kid, mystery books like Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys were definitely favorites. When I was a realtor, one of my real estate investors had the complete series (originals), I was so excited when I saw them on the shelf!

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

This is what I like to say to people who aren’t excited about reading … think of it as time traveling! When you allow yourself to read without distractions, you leave your current environment and enter the world you are reading about in your mind. Wouldn’t you like to time travel? Just take a break, relax and get away every now and then.

Why should we buy your book?

There is a nugget inside waiting just for you that will at the appointed time inspire you just when you needed it!

Author Q+A: Chad Westbrook of “Ninja Cat Volume 1”

What inspired you on this book?

I’m a huge admirer of the Japanese culture as well as a big cat person. And I wanted to create this world that would remind people of Kung Fu Panda. I thought it would be cool if I created a story of Cat versus Dog and I would use samurai and ninja with a young and hot-headed cat as the protagonist but this cat has to not only face enemies but who he is and the power he possesses within.

Why did you want to become a writer?

It has always been a calling. I was so creative with my words as a kid and stories that people always told me that I was going to or should be a writer. I love to create stories through words. And through words you can create worlds. There’s a special power in being a writer.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

The hardest part was trying to keep the story as Japanese-esque as I could. I wasn’t going for true authenticity because it’s not set in actual Japan. I was trying to keep the mannerisms, certain dialogues and scenes as close to the theme as possible. But since this is a fantasy novel, I wasn’t too worried about it.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

As with all my books, I hope it gives people a sense of escape. I hope that the stories are somehow relatable in a sense to what they go through in their lives.

I hope it takes them to worlds they’ve never been before.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

I read a lot of Goosebumps. Some Star Wars, mostly movie novelizations, TMNT, Stephen King.

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

Reading will take you where movies and TV shows don’t. They (Movies/TV shows) leave out so much in-depth description that a book has. You can get lost easily in a book the same way you could a video game. But a book is much more magical. There’s not a book out there that someone won’t enjoy. I love certain historical fiction, it’s more entertaining and educational than an actual history book and fun, too. It makes you feel like you’re actually there instead of in a classroom.

Why should we buy your book?

That’s a good question that I don’t have a proper answer for but, all I can say is please take a chance. I’m fairly new to the literary world and I’m doing this all on my own-writing, editing, publishing. I’m taking a big risk at failure and I’ve yet to truly be successful. Even if I’m not, I’ll keep writing. Whether I’m good or bad or extremely terrible, I’ll let you be the judge. If you don’t like it then I hope you will like my other books. Because all I really want is to share my love of fantasy and stories with people. I want to send them to worlds they can never dream of going in real life. I want them to peek into the world on which I live. Like I said, I want to help them escape, even if only for awhile.

Author Q+A: Tael of “Chaos (un)Controlled”

What inspired you on this book?

So…many…things. The top 3 inspirations? My love of gaming, a couple of poignant dreams that stuck with me, and a determination to create a fictional world by incorporating truthful elements I’ve experienced!

Why did you want to become a writer?

I’ve devoured books since I was young. Reading was like my top hobby as a child, next to video games. I adored chapter books from a very young age, and my elementary school had an Author’s Club where we could create our own stories and craft our own books. But those were little children’s picture books. Once I realized that was supremely different from an actual novel, I grew discouraged. I thought I would never be able to write a 200 page novel about a completely made up concept! Chaos (un)Controlled is proof that I could.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

Honestly, just DOING it. It took me waaaayyy too long; 5-6 years! I finally self-published to get myself out of that read-revise-read-revise-add-subtract rut. As a writer, you will always see something you can improve on or change, and sometimes your changes may remove or mess with something that worked really well. When I graduated college, I finally accepted that I could never be a full-time writer; not for novels. I commend authors who churn out a book a year, but I could never do it because I can’t be rushed into doing it; it loses its passion for me. It’s hard to balance life, your other hobbies, fitness, gaming, social media, and promoting one book while setting aside the time to create an amazing world that others will love. It takes a LOT of thought and hard work. It’s not enough to just write a book. I feel like if you’re going to do it, it should be the absolute best it can be. At least with self-publishing, you’re not as tied down to a schedule and you have more control. But nowadays, it’s become far more about marketability than actual writing and storyline in my opinion. Now people just follow preset formulas.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I definitely wanted to highlight the fact that there’s a gray area in the center of all sides to a story. Charon’s character, one of Rixa’s Guides in the world of University Heights, is the epitome of “gray.” There is no good and evil in this book, merely different views and different driving motivations. Everyone should find a comfortable satisfaction with who they are, despite the fact that others may not understand it. It’s what Rixa struggles with throughout the novel, and what I, myself, strived to attain for years.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

I had this love of dog books, LOL. Not only ones that taught you about different breeds, but novels like Scruffy by Jack Stonely, and White Fang and The Call of the Wild by Jack London. Also, all of Kevin Henks mouse-character books. My best friend and I would gather them up in the after-school program and read them to each other in elementary school. Goosebumps, Ramona Quimby, and the Runaway Ralph/The Mouse and the Motorcyle series get notable mentions as well (I guess I had a thing for mice too).

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

I feel you. You do have to devote time to it, so you want to make sure you’ll enjoy the content you’re reading. It doesn’t have to be a novel, or what’s popular. If you’re not enjoying it, put it down. Maybe reading pieces of poetry is your thing, or magazines, or blog posts that you can scan over during work, or Amazon reviews, which really showcase some hidden talent, haha! I think if the content is something you like (and the writer’s voice isn’t a total bore) then you can enjoy reading it. My own mother hasn’t picked up a book in over 10 years. Reading is not her thing. But she finished Chaos (un)Controlled in 2 days. I was shocked. I even quizzed her on certain parts to make sure she wasn’t just talking. Somehow, she couldn’t put it down, but that’s likely because she picked up on all the realistic elements and experiences I incorporated which made it interesting for her.

Why should we buy your book?

Ahh, THIS question. I’ve re-read my own book so many times, and let me tell you; I love it every time. I never get bored with the storyline, even knowing what’s going to happen, and I’m reminded how attached I am to the characters and the world I created. I want to share this with others. I want others to fall in love with Rixa and Charon and Azurre. I want other youth who may be forced by their parents to observe a certain religion to be able to relate. I want other gamers, especially female ones, to be able to appreciate Rixa’s journey to elemental mastery. I want humans to recognize the act of releasing compressed inner emotion and anxiety through other active channels as Rixa did through EP. I also want #ProtagonistsWithMelanin normalized. I don’t think I highlight it too much, but Rixa is a Black teenage girl. Yet, Chaos (un)Controlled is not a story about Blackness. I once read that most people imagine the main character of a book as their own race, but I don’t think that’s true. I think the default character is “White” unless it’s a book particularly focusing on race. Chaos (un)Controlled is a YA Contemporary Science Fantasy that does not deal with issues of race, and the prejudice encountered in this book is a different kind. But I am Black, so my character is in my likeness. It’s that simple. But it’s a highly relatable story that deals with elements of philosophy, high school, Sci-Fi, RPG, and coming-of-age and identifying one’s self. And if nothing else, I have always strived for my writing to be one thing: relatable so that I can connect with others.

Author Q+A: Miranda N. Prather of “Blue Blue Sea Finds His Cape”

What inspired you on this book?

My horse Blue Blue Sea, who was an off-track Thoroughbred. When he became sick, I started a Facebook page. I couldn’t believe the response. So many people flocked to his page and most of them were facing their own illnesses and found comfort in treading about Blue’s triumphs.

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Why did you want to become a writer?

I don’t know that I ever “wanted” to be a writer. It just sort of happened. From a young age, I would make up tales and write them down. Writing is my outlet and something I am compelled to do.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

Rhyming! Children appreciate the sing-song meter and rhyming seen in so many children’s book. I did a lot of research looking into what makes a great children’s book. The rhymes could really be challenging at times and a rhyming dictionary became my best friend.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I hope to keep Blue Blue Sea’s memory alive and build on his legacy of overcoming long odds and inspiring others along the way.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

All of the Greek myths were some of my absolute favorites. I loved the magic and mysticism in them. I recall really loving Hugo the Hippo and Brighty of the Grand Canyon.

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

Think of reading like a movie, but where you get to make all he calls – select your favorite actors, dream up the scenery and special effects. You’ll be amazed at what your mind can create if you give it a change.

Why should we buy your book?

I think you’ll be inspired by the positive story that was Blue Blue Sea’s life, even in the face of an early death. Additionally, we often donate a portion of the proceeds to a variety of nonprofits to further good in the world.

Author Q+A: Jamila T. Davis of “She’s All Caught Up”

What inspired you on this book?

In 2008, I was sentenced to serve 12 1/2 years in federal prison for bank fraud. While incarcerated, I had the privilege to be apart of a group called “Choices.” We went out to schools and talked to at-risk children about the consequences of poor choices and living life in the fast lane. Through our message we were able to pierce the hearts of some of the most rebellious teens. When they saw the type of time we got sentenced to and the credibility of our stories, it made them take heed. When I saw their reactions, it inspired me to write “She’s All Caught Up.”

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Why did you want to become a writer?

Behind bars I have limited access to the world. By writing and reading for endless hours, I saw how powerful written words are. They allow you time to digest them and come back to them when needed. Realizing the power of the pen, it inspired me to become a writer.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

Writing this memoir I really dug deep! I shared things I thought I’d take to my grave. It was difficult to look at all of my flaws. I went from being a child prodigy, gracing the stage in dance recitals at Lincoln Center, staring in an off-Broadway play and being accepting to the “Fame” School of the Arts, to becoming a multi-millionaire by the age of 25. Then, it all went bad and I landed in federal prison. That was a hard hit for me! Tracing back the path that led me on a down hill spiral was painful. Yet, it helped me greatly in my journey to healing and restoration.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I hope my courage to be real, and share the naked truth, will inspire others to do the same. We often wear masks and become what society dictates. My story is a reminder of the importance of remaining true to self and not let others influence us to be someone we are not. If so, it can cost us everything!

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

Spending close to a decade behind bars, I read hundreds of books. I learned so much from reading, especially from memoirs and autobiographies. A lot of times we feel lost in life, and we seek answers. Yet the help we are looking for can be found in a book. It’s just up to us to read it! Knowing there are many valuable books that are filled with inspiration and knowledge that can propel us to he next level, it’s vital that we read!

Why should we buy your book?

My book will cause you to think and reflect on what’s important in life. Regardless if you have been through my same circumstances or not, you will be able to relate. Many have called my book a “looking glass.” I addressed several issues that others have gone through, yet are afraid to express. My book encourages healing, and finding your own inner joy and beauty. It also reminds people who have strayed off course, it is never too late to find your way back!

For more information about Jamila T. Davis, please visit www.jamiladavis.com, or follow her on social media @jamilatdavis. To purchase your copy of “She’s All Caught Up,” or other books by Jamila T. Davis, please visit http://www.voicesbooks.com or http://www.amazon.com today!

Author Q+A: M. Saez of “Pressure”

What inspired you on this book?

This is my first book ever, so what inspired me to do this book was.. time. It was just the right time. I always knew I wanted to become a writer and the only way to become a writer is to write. I also was in a bad spot in my life and I was done playing victim and used this book to empower myself.

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Why did you want to become a writer?

I don’t like to be put in a box so I don’t want to consider myself just a writer. I am a creator. This book just happens to be my first creation. I love to create anything, using passion to express myself. I love words and I love imagination so I guess that is why I wanted to be a writer.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

The hardest part about creating this book? I would say consistency. Disciplining myself every day to work on my novel. Although I love to write, doesn’t mean I am inspired all the time. So I kind of had to train myself to keep going! No one was there telling me, keep going! I had to be my own cheerleader and coach.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I wanted to write a book and I did but I don’t know if I am ready for the feedback. I am so nervous to hear what people think and I am really hoping they feel a sense of empowerment when they read my book. My two themes are forgiveness and faith so I hope they can look past the drugs, sex and money and see the purpose.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

When I was a child I loved the bluford series. They give a urban vibe I can relate too. I also loved the chicken noodle soup stories.

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

Advice to people who are not excited about reading? I would say build your imagination and try getting lost in the story. We can learn a lot even from fiction stories.

Why should we buy your book?

You should buy my book because this is just the beginning to much more! I intend on writing amazing books and you should start from the very beginning with me. Give me feedback and influence future stories. On another note you should help me share this story because I want the world to become aware of domestic abuse. My character Diamond is a product of domestic abuse. We all have struggles and my book will help you accept your own flaws and help you love yourself a little more with faith and forgiveness. Also check out my book teaser on youtube titled “Pressure book teaser.” Thank you!

Author Q+A: Nicole Russin-McFarland of “The Big Bad Wolf Strikes It Rich!”

What inspired you on this book?

Knowing I wanted one day to turn this story into an animated feature length film. You have the most legal protection against intellectual theft when you have a pre-existed, well branded book and audiobook available for years before you ever do a screenplay. Bonus points to you if your branded story is popular.

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Why did you want to become a writer?

I really didn’t! Journalism for me is fine, as is screenwriting. Creative writing doesn’t come easily to me. The responsibility is all on you, the author. I didn’t use a ghostwriter at all. No way. My story had to be told in the voice of an actual stock broker who happens to be a goofy wolf everyone wrongly thinks is a bad guy. Mentally, I imagined how real people born and raised in the NYC area might speak – if they were telling their stories from the perspective of a giant, hair, money crazy wolf.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

Probably all the writing involved. Writing a novel couldn’t be farther from the writing I am trained in. Journalism is about getting to the point at the start of the article. The rest of it fills you in on the details. With a children’s novel, you have to unveil the story as it folds.

I didn’t know anything I wanted to have happen in the story. Everything was writing without any direction. I wrote it blending all these real life things happening to myself, people I know and people I’ve run into in daily experiences, mixed into a very fictional story. Aladdin Todd Jackson the wolf needed to come across like he could be a real human being with thoughts and desires, only he happens to be a wolf.

He’s slick, business oriented, funny, angry, moody, happy, lonesome, and all a human being can be. He is a normal guy who knows what it’s like to be poor and rich, popular and unpopular. He’s had his reputation smeared in the media in the connection to the three little pigs homicide but proven himself not guilty, as he doesn’t eat pork – and people continue gossiping about the guy. So much of this happens to all of us at any age.

The whole book has relatable themes. The novel isn’t all, “Let’s make money and learn how to save.”

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

That adults can bring up all of these themes with kids, like why do you think it is wrong to judge someone by their appearance? Aladdin faces discrimination in life all the time because people look at his teeth, read about him in yellow journalism publications and say, “The Big Bad Wolf!” He can’t make a pig joke without getting in trouble at the beginning.

So much happens in his life that is bad and good. Aladdin has career ups and downs. Friends and no friends.

Or, parents can discuss the business themes and at one point, communism, in the story. Aladdin goes to an outer space planet run by an evil dictator: The Muffin Man!

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and anything by Dr. Seuss. Roald Dahl. I loved anything with his name on it automatically. Mr. Dahl really knew how to write for children.

As an adult, I brag about watching specific movies and never chick flicks. However, my little secret guilty pleasure is watching all the chick lit for the teen age group get turned into TV shows. Hello, Pretty Little Liars or anything on The CW!

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

This is an absolutely normal reaction! I myself dislike reading so much of what’s out there. My big thing is reading magazines. When I was a kid to teenager, I’d go on weekends someplace and stay in a hotel with my parents or one parent. Life at a hotel feels so normal to me, more like home than my actual home.

At times, we might go to a conference for my dad for a week or week and a half. Inside the hotel, I’d sit around with my Diet Coke, salty chips, music going, and my magazine stack. Everything from GQ to Cosmo, the stack was filled. Sometimes, foreign editions of the same magazines if I could get ahold of them, which is now easy to do on Zinio.com.

Whenever I have a stack of magazines, virtually or otherwise, and a good Diet Coke or earl grey tea, I know life is normal.

My other big thing is newspapers. My brain loves reading about people in the film and music industries, particularly anything with music news.

Why should we buy your book?

The Big Bad Wolf Strikes It Rich! Fairy Tale Wall Street Memoirs is the only chapter book available for a young audience that presents a real story you might watch as a PG-13 or R rated movie, but the tale has all the adult content removed and a lot of silly fun added. The plot has so much going on. You’ll find so many complex characters. By the time I get this made into a movie, I hope to have fully developed some of the supporting characters because they are ridiculous fun.

The story has a lot of local flair from real Manhattan life and, I’d add from my experiences, a hint of big city Midwestern life in Chicago. You get to see how life moves and works in the Big Bad Wolf’s New York. Fictional, but not so much.

The audiobook is excellent and not only because it uses my material. Kevin Rineer, an up and coming young voiceover actor, stars in it. Why young and not an elder, seasoned actor? Youth has huge advantages. We needed a young guy, the perfect youthful voice for my young wolf finding himself in business. An older person wouldn’t have that positivity to his tone and optimism. Aladdin the Big Bad Wolf always has hope in spite of the bad things that come his way.

Kevin does all the local New York accents flawlessly. You wouldn’t know it, because he’s actually in Florida.

We worked on nailing down the right accent for the lead star of Aladdin the wolf, basing it on a real life family friend, impressions I had of people I bumped into who are actual stockbrokers, and several male celebrities with the local accent. Kevin learned how to do a Queens accent for Little Red Riding Hood and a few other East Coast style manners of speaking.

Meanwhile, I, the music queen, edited the audio to sound slick. All the audiobooks I heard on iTunes sounded fuzzy and like phone calls. Who might ever think they came from professional studios? Our version sounds like the same quality you might hear on Sirius XM Radio – and an extraordinary feat at that, when you know it was recorded at Kevin’s private home.

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Buy the book:

Nicole’s book is available on Amazon in the USA, UK, and worldwide. Besides Amazon, the audiobook is available on Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s Tidal, Google Play in the USA and internationally, iTunes, and Audible.

Learn more about Nicole by visiting her website, NicoleRussinMcFarland.com. Follow her on Twitter @nicrussin and Facebook @nicrussin.

Did you know? Nicole is a stellar composer. Check out her film score work as it keeps coming on iTunes, Apple Music and Tidal. Let’s not forget classical music film score style on Top 40 either: buy her take on Justin Timberlake’s “Cry Me A River” today!

Author Q+A: Oliver Phipps of “A Tempest Soul”

What inspired you on this book?

Tempest Soul actually started out as something quiet different. The original inspiration is a story that I’m working on now and hope to publish in 2017. What happened with this story is, I developed the main character, and then as I was moving her into the plot, the story took off in a direction of its own. So, fortunately for me, I followed the main character (Gina/Serena), and she led me through her fantastic tale.

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Why did you want to become a writer?

I’ve always been interested in writing. Initially however I was more interested in a music career. After ten years or so of struggling in that industry, I realized there were many other ways to express artistic impulses. I had already begun writing short stories and a few articles before getting out of the music business and as time went by, I became aware that I was much better suited for the path of an author.

I still enjoy music however and at some point in the future plan to do more in that area, on a smaller scale though.

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What was the hardest part of creating this book?

The most difficult part in creating this novel was the initial editing. I’m a storyteller and often storytellers are not great editors. I always try to clean my work up as much as possible before sending it to an editor. This part can really slow everything down for me. I love the “creating” and dread the seemingly endless polishing. After the second round of polishing, I’m ready to move on. But, a manuscript requires a lot of cleaning before it’s ready for the real editors, and that’s the most difficult part for me.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

I hope people will gain optimism and fortitude from A Tempest Soul. I believe we can overcome obstacles that may initially seem impossible. I feel we can also rise to heights that we would have difficulty imagining, if we just have some confidence in ourself and work hard.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

The first books that I loved would be, The Lord of the Rings trilogy. These are time tested classics to be sure. As a teen reading them, I really didn’t appreciate the magnitude of the author’s accomplishment. It was simply entertainment. Now however, I can appreciate the genius of J.R.R. Tolkien’s work. So, I was impressed initially by the entertainment value, and then impressed again by the artistic value. I suppose that’s the natural order though. Great works of art are generally multi-dimensional and timeless.

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

I would suggest they go to the library and find a book in their genre of choice. It would be best to pick one that they haven’t already seen as a movie. Set a goal of reading at least one or two books. Then, if they’re still not interested in reading, maybe it’s simply not for them. Everyone should give reading a fair chance though, in my opinion. And, if people give reading a chance, I believe most will discover the magic within the pages.

Why should we buy your book?

Well, I’m not a salesman and I won’t try to sell it with slick words. But, A Tempest Soul is a number one best-seller and has remained in the top ten all year. So it’s a very popular story.

I would suggest that anyone interested read the first chapter or so, on Amazon’s preview option. I feel that’s a great opportunity to check out the book before buying it. If they enjoy the first chapter, then they’ll most likely enjoy the entire story.

Author Q+A: Tamala Austin of “Love My Body Again”

What inspired you on this book?

December of 2015 I made a decision to take complete control of my health, mentally, physically and spiritually. For 21 days I set aside 30 mins everyday to meditate and pray and reflect on my overall health and my body. After 21 days I saw tremendous changes both mentally and physically, I decided to start writing because one day I knew I wanted to share.

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Why did you want to become a writer?

Because I saw it as way to get my message out and share with the world. That if I could change my body, so could they.

What was the hardest part of creating this book?

Composing it to be an easy read and to make it exciting for my audience. I didn’t want it to be too long but wanted to make sure that I didn’t leave anything out.

What do you hope people gain from reading it?

Once the readers are through reading this book I hope that they are inspired to take full control of their overall health and well-being. To know the importance of putting themselves first and making their health a priority. That it is important to take care of their bodies.

When you were a kid, what were your favorite books?

I enjoyed Curious George, Green Eggs & Ham for the most part adventurous books. And of course my grandparents made me read the bible.

What is your advice to people who are not excited about reading?

I want to encourage that through reading they can discover and learn valuable principles, as well as how to be successful. Reading allows the mind to be creative and you find passion for what you truly enjoy. Reading is the source to quality living.

Why should we buy your book?

If you are ready to go to the next level with your health or anything that you are wanting to achieve, it first starts with your mind. My book encompasses key principles that help to elevate one’s mind and thinking concepts. If you can change your mind you body will follow. In order to achieve anything, it first starts with your mind.