SHANI GREENE DOWDELL is a Tuskegee native, and currently lives in Opelika, Alabama. She has taken her work from the page to the stage with a theatrical performance of Secrets of a Kept Woman and Make a Soulful Noise. When she is not working as a medical transcriptionist or writing, she enjoys working in the theater and fostering growth in her community. She has won several awards for her writing, including being honored by the SistahFriend Bookclub as a Pink Diamond Honoree.
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