Interview with Metaphysical Minister Penelope Stewart B.Msc.

What are your five favorite books, and why?
Mami Wata Africa Ancient Goddess Unveiled, The African Who Wrote The Bible, From Babylon to Timbuktu, Finding Soul on the Path of Orisa,
What do you read for pleasure?
I love reading about metaphysics, African Spirituality and history
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle or Nook
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Facebook, YouTube, and WordPress
Describe your desk
My desk is full of journals, books, and my computer
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas the center of desegregation and the civil rights movement. Arkansas gave me love for my roots and culture, therefore inspiring me to inform others of Diaspora about our ancient history and spiritual heritage.
When did you first start writing?
I started writing personally for my personal enjoyment 10 years ago. Recently my friends and family encourage me to write and publish books.
What's the story behind your latest book?
My book began as a thesis for my masters, it started to grow when I read more books about the spiritual history of African ancestors. I had a strong desire to know more about the history of women in the world after my findings I wanted to share what I learned with others, to inspire and empower them.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I love learning and sharing what I learn with others.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
This is my first book with smashwords, I am still waiting to see how things will turnout.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Learning new facts about history. I am always amazed about the things I discover.
What do your fans mean to you?
It means a great deal to me to inspire and empower others around the world. It is important to me that individuals are properly educated about African history.
What are you working on next?
I am working on another controversial book about cannabis shamanism. I like writing things that edgy and unconventional.
Who are your favorite authors?
Vivian Hindrew, Tobe Melora Correal, Luisah Teish, Maya Angelou
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Each day is a new beginning we have the opportunity to start fresh.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I read, work as a metaphysical practitioner, intuitive readings, energy therapy, spiritual counseling, and run and own an online metaphysical store.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I have an account on Amazon and I just scroll through the books and find the ones that are interesting to me.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Global Cry The Spiritual Renewal of Humanity
What is your writing process?
It varies I keep plenty of journals to process my thoughts. I read many books and document my findings in my journal, when I feel I have accumulated enough information for my book I began to write and format my book on my laptop.
Published 2017-06-23.
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Books by This Author

Global Cry Spiritual Renewal & Evolution of Humantiy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
We are evolving from one state of being to another. But, as the driving life force that we are, we can choose to experience the higher or lower frequencies, thoughts and emotions of this realm. It’s all spiritual evolution.
Cannabis Shamanism
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Many people claim they have difficulty focusing during meditation, they have tried music, incense, breathing deeply, or trance yet still have difficulty experiencing higher states of consciousness. This book gives one options of exploring higher states of consciousness through plants which are humans oldest spiritual ally, we have been forbidden to practice the oldest ritual known to man.