“People love to be inspired,” said Canadian author and photographer Cendrine Marrouat. “They enjoy beautiful words and photography together.” Cendrine cites this human desire as inspiration for her latest book Life’s Little Things: The Quotes. She asked readers of her...
“Design is invaluable to branding,” said Haylee Powers, an Emmy award winning designer located in Denver, Colorado. “Design takes an intangible emotion and strategy, and creates a tangible visual identity that communicates effectively to the client.” That is an...
Author Crystal Lynn O’Brien penned Pretty, Raised Ugly in the fall of 2015, a memoir sharing how beauty can grow even in “ugly” predicaments. “The book covers a large area quickly and aggressively,” said Crystal, who is a native of Northwest Indiana. “While the story...
“My writing often includes themes of growing up,” said Russell Ricard, author of The Truth About Goodbye. “That includes aging, family dynamics, and romantic couplings.” His debut novel does just that. Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the current New York resident has...
Shanna Miles is the debut author of Willow Born, a YA paranormal about a 16-year-old, African-American empath. Born in South Carolina, Shanna received a BA in Journalism from the University of South Carolina, and acquired a Master’s in Library Media from Georgia State...
Imani Josey is a writer from Chicago, Illinois. In her previous life, she was a cheerleader for the Chicago Bulls and won the titles of Miss Chicago and Miss Cook County for the Miss America Organization, as well as Miss Black Illinois USA.
Her one-act play, Grace, was produced by Pegasus Players Theatre Chicago after winning the 19th Annual Young Playwrights Festival. In recent years, she has turned her sights to long-form fiction.
The Blazing Star is her debut novel.
You can also find her at imanijosey.com
McKenna is a short story author and blogger with an affinity for all things science fiction. Originally hailing from northern Wisconsin, she has work appearing in Her Campus Roosevelt chapter, Eau Claire’s Volume One magazine, and various blogs. When she’s not daydreaming and writing, you can find her cycling in Chicago or in small coffee shops with her head in a book. You can visit her at: www.philoscifize.wordpress.com
Jasmine is the author of That Watson Kid vol. 1, which was released in 2014.
Born on the eleventh day of the eleventh month of the year, the Southside Chicago native will be a December 2016 graduate of Roosevelt University with a concentration in Integrated Marketing Communications. Remember, all graduation gifts are accepted. You can find Jasmine’s book of poetry on Amazon and Createspace.
Billy is the owner of Montgomery Media, a full service photography and audio-video experience. As a
photographer, Billy Montgomery is known and respected for his professional work and reliability. In his captures, he is highly organized, detail-oriented, resourceful, thorough, creative, prompt and professional. His video and audio experience has allowed him to be visionary in producing multimedia projects that provide illustrious storytelling elements in an array of formats.
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