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Susanna K. Green was born in Chicago, Illinois. Her mother passed away shortly after her first birthday so she, her father and grandmother headed to New Orleans and lived there until the year 2005. Susanna and her family evacuated New Orleans along with tons of other New Orleanians due to Hurricane Katrina.
Susanna worked as a cosmetologist her entire career branching out into all areas of the field. She landed her own mobile spa business servicing VIP and celebrity clients at their hotels and movie sets.
After the hurricane Susanna moved to Cincinnati, Ohio for four years until she decided to move once more to Florida. She now lives in the Tampa Bay area with her son Matthew and Toy Poodle Laila. Susanna is currently working on her second novel and looking for creative new authors to publish.
Hello! What’s your name?
Susanna K. Green
Where are you from?
New Orleans, La.
Were you affected by Hurricane Katrina?
Oh yes. I lost everything but that’s another story for another time.
What do you write and why?
I write urban contemporary fiction because I want to help men and women alike with real life issues in the form of fiction entertainment.
Who is your publisher?
I have my own publishing company called Sweet Nectar Publishing. So, I self published.
Do you read the same genre that you write?
Yes, but I also have major love and appreciation for self help books. I love learning.
What is the title you are promoting right now?
What is it about?
A woman lands herself in a series of dangerous situations, looking for love in all the wrong places, trying to fulfill an empty void that only leaves you emptier than before. A lot of us have been there and done that.
What makes this book different from others in your genre?
It’s different because it’s multifaceted, on every level. It challenges both genders to explore personal and relationship issues.
What is your goal as an author?
At the end of the last chapter when the reader closes the book, I want them to be left with reminisces of good feelings, appreciation for me as a writer, feeling like she was well entertained and thrilled at the purchase of my book.
Are you working on anything new? Give us a preview of what’s to come!
Yes, Devoured in a Diva’s Web is the sequel to Remembering the sweet Nectar. The main character Reina is pissed and on a warpath. After being misused and abused by men, it’s her turn. She sets out to devour any cheating man she encounters in an effort to teach them a well deserved lesson on fidelity.
Where can readers find you and your work?
My book is print on demand, so anywhere books are sold. Barnes&Noble.com, Amazon.com, Lulu.com, etc…Also, my website is www.sweetnectarpublishing.com
What are 3 things we don’t know about you?
1) I am not a morning person. 2) My favorite foods are pizza, fried chicken and popcorn. 3) I am the proud mother to a toy poodle named Laila.
What is the most important advice you have for aspiring authors?
Do your research to learn as much as you can about your topic of interest and go for it. The sky is the limit.
Is there anything else you’d like to say before we finish up?
Yes, thank you for the awesome interview. It’s been a real pleasure to have connected with the writer’s block party.
Awesome, thanks for allowing me to interview you!
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