Persia Canales


Family-oriented and business-minded Aries with endless goals, I am determined and motivated to provide a comfortable future for my family which consists of 3 children and a fiancé. Born and raised in Prince George's County, Maryland, my writing is geared toward putting Maryland on the map. I enjoy writing romantic and sultry fiction. In the past, I've written poetry as well as lyrics. Welcome to my world & thank you for your support!

Smashwords Interview

What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I chose to invest in a publishing company, Legacy Publishing, to assist me in my first novel. The company was very helpful, knowledgeable of the business, and communicated with me through the entire process to ensure a smooth & productive product.
Describe your desk
My desk consists of a desktop computer, a tablet, an iPod, a lamp, highlighters, scrap papers, index cards, pens, and a file cabinet. I have several gadgets on hand at all times to cross-reference, access a dictionary or thesaurus, or for a quick "Google" search. Everything else is because I write down A LOT of notes! My file cabinet holds everything because I do not throw anything away!
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Where to find Persia Canales online

Twitter: @persiababy1
Facebook: Facebook profile


Another Day Another Dollar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"Another day Another Dollar" is a tale all too familiar in the gritty streets that go unnoticed with a blind eye. Coco, a trusted prostitute and opportunist is in charge of the “chicas”, new recruits for the growing "Playboy" empire. But, Pleasure finds that her determination will carry her further as she competes for the "bottom" spot and Playboy's (their pimp's) heart.

Persia Canales' tag cloud

hip hop    money    persia canales    sex    street    street fiction    urban fiction