Colishia Benjamin


Colishia S. Benjamin is an inspirational author, inspiring screenwriter, and visionary who was born in Miami, Florida. As a teenager, her family relocated to Greenville, North Carolina where she now resides. After graduating from Ayden-Grifton high school, Colishia worked fifteen years in the healthcare field as a nursing assistant and as a habilitation technician. Her duties included caring for the elderly and assisting kids with special needs. Her enthusiasm for writing poetry and short stories enabled her to further her career as a professional writer by going back to school as a full time student at Full Sail University, one of the top five film schools in the US.

Colishia will soon receive her BFA in Creative Writing for Entertainment in March 2015. She has published two poems in 2011, A Silly School Girl Crush, appearing in the book From A Window: Harmony by Ebner & Wein Publishing; Taboo appearing in the Anthology Stars in Our Hearts. With critics praising Benjamin for her groundbreaking poetry, it appears she is firmly on the road to literary success. In September of 2012 WestBow Press published Poetry of Life. Colishia is now in the process of writing her first professional screenplay and her second book will be release in the fall of 2015.

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