Sylvia Hardie

Biography

Sylvia Hardie writes from a spectacular human experience. She was born in Nashville, Tennessee. The daughter of two Airmen stationed in Seattle, Washington, she was exposed to the arts all of her life. Her father was a writer and her mother a musician. As she grew up in Seattle, Washington, she was totally unaware of her own abilities. Yet her mother spent timeless hours molding her to be someone great.

Sylvia had her first child right after high school. The following year she decided to attend cosmetology school, and while training discovered she was pregnant again. Utilizing clear thought, self-determination and sheer will, she completed the training and earned her license as a Cosmetologist. After becoming pregnant for a third time, she decided it was time to regroup.

Focused on creating a change for her family and herself, Sylvia went to work and within 4 years finished school, made and saved all of her resources, opened up her business and birthed 3 children.

She got married and divorced within a 7 year period of physical and verbal abuse that started her transformation. It was after the marriage during her time of healing that she found her voice as a writer and changed her life. She continued her career as a stylist in Seattle for 20 years, and then relocated to Las Vegas, Nevada where she currently resides. She is a prolific writer who uses her creativity to create works of fictions that challenge the status quo and real life experiences to add captivating life to the characters.

In addition to writing, this mother of 3 and grandmother of 3 is a Cosmetology Instructor. She is a motivator to co-workers as well as students. She loves good movies and spending time with the special people in her life.

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Books

Beauty Secret Blues
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Crystal City Publishing. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel
This book takes you through the lives and times of The Hood told in stories from Joyce, Mindy and Annie, who were born in The Hood. Their stories take you into the sex trafficking, murder, scandal and abuse that all who lived there went through every day. Highlighted are their personal struggles, friendships and their loves in the midst of all this hatred.
Blue Secret Blues: Uncensored
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,110. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014 by Crystal City Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This book takes you through the lives and times of The Hood told in stories from Joyce, Mindy and Annie, who were born in The Hood. Their stories take you into the sex trafficking, murder, scandal and abuse that all who lived there went through every day. Highlighted are their personal struggles, friendships and their loves in the midst of all this hatred. Determination and will take over.

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