A native of the buckeye state, J. Danielle was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. Being an avid reader since a young age, her interest in reading progressed into a desire and passion for writing. She enjoys fashion, shopping and spending time with family and friends. A true romantic at heart, J. Danielle enjoys curling up with her kindle to read and now writing love stories. J. Danielle is a new author on the scene and she is looking forward to her journey down the lane of authorship. She holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology and a Masters degree in Public Policy & Management. J. Danielle currently resides in Columbus, OH with her fiancé and bonus son.
Taylor Kirk is 24-year-old born and raised in Elyria, Ohio. She's a college graduate having her Associates Degree in business management.
Taylor is the middle child and comes from a single motherhouse. When she’s not writing she is reading. Since the age of 11 Tay Mo’Nae has been an avid reader and has had dreams of possibly being as big as the authors she loves to read. She also enjoys baking and shopping in her spare time as well.
In August 2017 Taylor took a leap a faith and signed to a publishing company, Supreme Works Publication, to write books.
Her pen name, Tay Mo'Nae actually comes from her actual name Taylor Mone, Taylor has always enjoyed writing she was always told by her teachers and friends when she was younger, she had a gift for it and should pursue it later in life. She always used writing as a stress reliever or as something to take her mind off things. When she suddenly started posting short stories on Facebook groups, she was told, once again, she should pursue writing. Since then her writing career has taken off and she only hopes it continues to grow.
Taylor's main goal is to continue to grow in her writing and make each book better than the previous one and eventually venture out to other genres, contemporary and mysteries.
Kay is forty-something wife and mother, born and raised in the Midwest. During the day, she is a high school teacher. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her favorite pastime is reading and writing romance novels about the dopeness of BLACK LOVE.
Kathy Douglass came by her love of reading naturally - both of her parents were readers. When she was little, she would "find" books on the dining room table or piano bench and immediately sit down and read them. As she grew she continued to read, starting a new book as soon as she finished one. Then she attended law school and traded romances for legal opinions.
After the birth of her two children, her love of reading turned into a love of writing. Kathy now spends her days writing the small town contemporary novels she enjoys reading. She is currently published by Harlequin Special Edition.
Erika Latanya, Founder of Dear Diary Publishing, is a serial storyteller who hails from the Washington, D.C. metro area. Her love for writing started at the early age of 8yrs old when she received her very first diary. From then on, she penned short stories and poetry. Erika expresses that writing is a form of therapy. It gives her the opportunity to express and share her imagination with the world.
By day, Joy Avery works as a customer service assistant. By night, the North Carolina native travels to imaginary worlds--creating characters whose romantic journeys invariably end happily ever after.
Since she was a young girl growing up in Garner, Joy knew she wanted to write. Stumbling onto romance novels, she discovered her passion for love stories; instantly, she knew these were the type stories she wanted to pen.
Real characters. Real journeys. Real good love is what you'll find in a Joy Avery romance.
Joy is married with one child. When not writing, she enjoys reading, cake decorating, pretending to expertly play the piano, driving her husband insane, and playing with her dog.
Joy is a member of Romance Writers of America and Heart of Carolina Romance Writers.
Originally from Brooklyn, New York, with parents from Trinidad and Tobago, Casandra Charles graduated college with a BA degree in Mass Media Arts at Morris Brown College in Atlanta, GA, where she resided for many years and now has her master’s degree in Adult Education.
Casandra always wanted to write a book but hesitated for many years, as she suffers from adult dyslexia. She never allowed her disability to hold her back on anything, and she finally completed her first book, Jamie Reynolds Chronicles: Lust and Lies, in 2015, Secrets Revealed in 2016, Pillow Talk in spring 2018, and now Too Good To Be True in fall 2018.
She is the successful owner of Smell the Sunset, LLC, which is an umbrella company for Creative Encores, LLC, an event planning business, and What’s Good USA, a Good News website that highlights good news from around the United States, and now her newest adventure, author.
Casandra loves to travel and explore and has a bucket list of places to visit a mile long as she slowly begins to check off a new destination every few months. She lives by many mottos, but her favorite one is “Live Laugh Love,” which is also tattooed on her left arm to remind her every day to Live today, Laugh often and Love always.
Hi! I’m a pastor, wife, Mother, and grandmother who loves all things books. I write both fiction and non fiction inspirational, sweet romance, suspense, and contemporary books. Connect with me or find out more at www.danyellescroggins.com.