Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
I'm a street savvy writer that was born in Atlanta and raised in Southern Pines, North Carolina. I attended Pinecrest High school and Richmond Community College where I majored in Business Management. I have written 5 novels to date.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
My latest book is titled The Come Up 2 which is a sequel to The Come Up. My life as a young street hustler back in the 80's and 90's inspires me to tell stories about the street life. And trust me, nobody tell stories about the steetlife better than Da'Author.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
I don't write a draft before I start writing a new book. I just pick up a pen and get to it.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
Sister Souljah's, Coldest Winter Ever. The greatest urban novel I've ever read.
What are you working on now?
A urban novel titled Westside Boyz
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
Facebook and my website jmkpublishing.com and lifeafterdeathpublicationz.com
Do you have any advice for new authors?
To write you have to be focused and dedicated to your work.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Don't be afraid to fail.
What are you reading now?
Twisted Family Affair by Dewain Williams
What’s next for you as a writer?
Producing my own film
What is your favorite book of all time?
The Coldest Winter Ever