The Journey of Princess TIA (Author Interview)

What inspired you when writing The Journey of Princess Tia?
Two things inspired me.

1: My journey through hardship in life. Coming from a very wealthy, powerful family, and meeting the almost perfect Prince (ex-husband to be) and having a dreamy family to losing it all one day was very difficult life task for me to face. Thus, a small white mouse in the storybook helps me to find my way back home to the castle, and that is my current status… help with a higher calling.

2: I’ve been working with the special needs for several years in the unified school district system and I wanted to give back something special to the kids, and my book was perfect!

Can you tell us a little about Tia?
My background story can be clearly viewed at:

How did you come up with the story in The Journey of Princess Tia?
It is inspired by my real walk of life…

Did anything stick out as particularly challenging when writing The Journey of Princess Tia?
The Rhyming part and how to make the story easier for kids to understand was challenging,

What do you like to do when not writing?
I love to sing! I’ve got an album out!

Where can readers find out more about your work?