Samara began her literary journey at the age of twelve years old while sneaking to the back of the library and indulging in romance novels; soon after, she wrote her own! She continued on to pen short contemporary fiction, sexy romance novellas and flash novels, as well as soulful poetry. She is a 2011 Poet of the Year Nominee by African Americans On The Move Book Club.
In 2010, Samara launched SK MINIs, under her self-publishing house, Eclectic Soul Publications Inc. Her first poetry collection, The Ebony Kryptonite has been well received and was followed by Stripped Barefoot, her first spoken word project!
Samara has been published by Cobblestone Press, Changeling Press, Loose Id, and Total-e-Bound. Samara lives in Chicago with her family.
What's a woman to do when she discovers she used to be married to a spy? Cassidy Raleigh Sebastien has learned to live without her ex Gabriel, that is until he returns to New Orleans and sweeps back into her life one night during a masquerade party. She has no plans on letting Gabe see the desire that still makes her heart pound, especially when a mysterious stranger beats him to the punch.Gone are the days of playing spy for former agent, Gabe Sebastien. His only mission: to reconquer Cassidy's heart and he'll start with his own covert operation of seduction.