Kimmie Thomas is a native Detroiter. She is a writer, teacher, mother, and wife. Her first love has always been reading and writing. She has been motivated by writer such as Donald Goines, Maya Angelou, Zane and E. Lynn Harris. Kimmie has worked as a nurse for more thatn 20 years and as a psychiatric nurse for more than 10 years. She uses her vast knowledge of mental health to make her characters real for her readers.