Alyssa Scheidemann grew up in Wayne, New Jersey, and moved to Florida when she was 15, where she currently resides.
As a poet, writer, and author, she always loved reading poetry and books all her life which led to her love of writing, especially poetry and stories.
Alyssa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and a minor in Interdisciplinary Studies from Florida Gulf Coast University, along with a focus in creative writing.
She's had many articles published in a local magazine called Pulse, and on Hubpages.com.
Her first poetry book is Seasonal Lives Poetry Collection: With Me, released on June 16th, 2011 (in print version).
Alyssa's Children's book series is The Allegra Series. The first book is The Enchanted Forest and was released on September 19th, 2012 (in print version).
She is currently working on other future book projects.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I just love to write and share my stories and poetry with the world. Writing makes me happy. I enjoy inspiring others with my writing and inspiring them to write or do what makes them happy. When I inspire others, then that makes me ecstatic I can make a difference in their life.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The greatest joy of writing for me is to inspire others.