More About the Author
Is the owner of the thriving publishing house, The Cartel Publications. With books on their roster like the Shyt List Series, she has bogarted her way to the top of the hip hop publishing industry.
With a goal to become one of urban fictions finest novelists, T.Styles, Essence Magazine's best selling author of "Black & Ugly As Ever" and "A Hustler's Son 2", has launched her own company, The Cartel Publications. Born in Southeast Washington, D.C, she does a supreme job of weaving tales from her hometown.
She credits her creativity to God, the hundreds of DVDs she has in her collection and trailblazers such as Sister Souljah, saying that, "In order to be blessed, you have to pay homage to those who've paved the way." Although writing is her love, she is certainly multi-talented. Having worked as a Certified Massage Therapist, Model and Public Speaker for major companies/organizations such as The Office of the US Supreme Court, Marriot, Carefirst Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Eduserc, she has discovered that her true passion is writing and publishing.
In addition to writing for major companies like, Triple Crown Publications, Kensington, and her own company The Cartel Publications, T spends her time speaking honestly about the issues she's experienced with the law as a juvenile to steer others toward a more fulfilling life.
She has been featured on, The Urban Book Source.com, as one of the Most Underrated Authors, Don Diva Magazine, and Urban-Reviews.com for her contributions to the urban literary community with her prior releases and her new publishing company. She has also been featured in the Washington City Paper, the Baltimore Sun and Essence Magazine.