[KINGSTON, Jamaica] – Already a wearer of many hats, publicist Susan Smith is now getting into a brand new world, formally debuting as an creator with the discharge of her first e book, “Little Black Lady.” The story’s important character is 5 yr outdated Kayra-Rose, named after Susan’s personal toddler daughter.
“The e book is about self-love and instilling confidence in youngsters of coloration as a result of I see confidence as one thing missing in quite a lot of younger women and I need to see them develop as much as be assured ladies,” Susan highlighted.
Having skilled a number of situations of colorism whereas rising up, Susan determined to channel the feelings she felt into one thing that might uplift others who’re or have been in related conditions. Whereas the story itself was accomplished in lower than an hour, the method of getting the e book to its remaining stage was a 3 yr journey.
“I began the e book in 2019 however I had some challenges and needed to delay. Nonetheless, being a brand new mother and elevating my daughter has been an unbelievable journey and this is among the many components that impressed me to maintain going till this e book was launched,” she said.
As a publicist, TV producer, marketing consultant and reserving agent, the CEO of Powerhouse International Media has steadily constructed a stable popularity for herself inside the leisure trade over time and has now taken the plunge into writing – one thing that she has at all times needed to do. At present within the means of finishing her second e book, the journey for Susan Smith the creator guarantees to be an extended and fruitful one.
“In a number of years, I see myself turning into a widely known youngsters’s creator. By then, I’ll have fairly a number of books out and possibly even win a Pulitzer prize,” she said, additionally planning to develop her enterprise and position as a publicist.
The e book is on the market for buy on Amazon. In Jamaica, “Little Black Lady” could be bought on the Kingston-based Bookophilia. They hosted the e book’s official launch in late Might. With a full home of household, pals and media personnel in attendance, the brand new creator shared her journey and even handled the viewers to a reside studying. The occasion was closed out with a efficiency by upcoming little one star Lil Kish, adopted by a e book signing.
“I need this e book to attach with younger women proper internationally. This can be a ardour of mine that I’m so pleased to be fulfilling. I need each little Black lady to know that they’re completely phenomenal,” she expressed.