Biography

EVEN THOUGH TONIA WAS BORN AND RAISED IN HOUSTON, IT WAS DURING HER COLLEGE YEARS IN BATON ROUGE AT LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY THAT FASHIONABLY DECEPTIVE BEGAN TO MANIFEST. ALWAYS AN AVID READER AND WRITER, TONIA DECIDED TO TRY HER HAND AT WRITING A NOVEL BASED "LOOSELY" AROUND THE LIVES, FANTASIES, AND EXPERIENCES OF HER COLLEGE ROOMMATES. THAT IDEA WOULD MANIFEST ITSELF INTO A MASTERPIECE OF A NOVEL THAT WILL HAVE READERS HOOKED FROM START TO FINISH. 

TONIA MOVED BACK TO HOUSTON AFTER COLLEGE GRADUATION AND IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON FINISHING AND RELEASING OTHER NOVELS IN THE NEAR FUTURE. WHEN SHE IS NOT WORKING ON NOVEL WRITING, TONIA SPENDS HER TIME WRITING TRAVEL ARTICLES FOR VARIOUS PUBLICATIONS, BLOGGING FOR HER LIFESTYLE BLOG, THE SPARKLE FILES, OR MENTORING TEEN GIRLS THROUGH THE NON-PROFIT SHE CO-FOUNDED, SHE ME HER.