About the author.....
Sybil Barkley-Staples was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan by her mother and her grandparents. Growing up Sybil had two loves in her life. Basketball and writing consumed the most of her time. Her first love, basketball obtained Sybil an athletic scholarship to Alabama State University. During her freshman year, Sybil met and fell in love with her husband. After a year, Sybil transferred to Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia to concentrate on her goal of becoming a journalist. Upon graduation, Sybil became employed with The Weather Channel as a Technical Director for their twenty-four hour live weather telecasts.
Sybil's love for writing never faded over the years, she wrote short stories and articles for school publications, as well as, writing for online e-zines in her spare time.
Sybil Barkley-Staples is married with one daughter.