Quick Bio: Akila Cruz a.k.a The Ghostwriter, a.k.a The Mixie (Puerto Rican and Black), 31. A single mother to daughter, Ann Marie, 6. Cruz was born and raised in Miami, Florida where she now owns and operates a dance/fitness studio. She works as a bikini model, and has appeared on several magazine and book covers throughout her 15 year modeling career. She also played basketball and volleyball in junior college where she earned an Associate of business degree while working part-time as a 'dancer.' Ms. Cruz tends to write using a skilled flare for fashion and sex; all of which issure to tantalize her readers throughout this 10 book urban romance series.
Ray Childress. 42, born in Pittsburgh, PA., yet raised as well in Omaha Nebraska, and Compton California. Served a short tour in U.S. military (Honorable Discharge) prior to receiving a 25-to-life prison sentence for a joint Federal/State prosecution on racketeering, drugs, and gun charges. He began to write novels and screenplays to pass the time after turning down an offer to have a book written about the miss-steps he'd taken throughout his first 22 years of life before prison