Kellie Watkins is a writer and co-owner of Jahphut, a small publishing company. She is the author of If These Shoes Could Talk: The Awakening and Savvy Diva’s Take On... 44 Days of Random Thoughts and Observations, under her pen name, Jahzara the Savvy Diva. Kellie holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Full Sail University and a BA in Journalism/Mass Media and Communications from the University of the District of Columbia. If Kellie isn’t sleeping or devouring her favorite cupcakes, she’s writing and pitching screenplay ideas, sharing her random thoughts & observations through her blog and social media platforms, teaching creative writing workshops, or empowering the youth through the Pen/Faulkner Foundation Writers in Schools program. Kellie is a contributing writer for Purpose Drive Women magazine and provides book consulting services to aspiring writers who are stalled in their journey. In between inhaling and exhaling, she pauses to appreciate her family of humans, lions, and wolves.