Talking With Authors
About This Show
Each week, "Talking With Authors" feature interviews with independent and small press authors. Authors of various genres and publication types will be featured. Plus we will share news of book festivals and signings. Listen each week to find new books to read or share with other readers.
Most Recent Episode
Shequeta Smith - The Rayven Choi Comic Series - Episode 15
7 days ago
Shequeta Smith Author, Filmmaker & Founder of Shero Comics Shequeta joins us to discuss her comic book "Rayven Choi". Shequeta Smith's journey from NYC student to screen writer to comic book creator to founder of Sherocomics is a fascinating and inspiring story. Shequeta shares how her personal experience as a study abroad student in Korea change her view of the world and inspired her to pursue her dream to become a writer. Her writing skills turned towards screenwriting and the story of Ravyen Choi was birth as a screen play. Her script for this story was successful in getting her to the finalist selections for film competitions. Later Shequeta saw the potential to turn Ravyen Choi into a graphic novel. In the interview she share the process of making the Rayven Choi comics and how she uses a diverse team of artists, editors, letterers and colorists from around the globe to produce her books. Shequeta Smith is also a filmaker. Please check out her work on rayvenchoifilms.com Shequeta shares her knowledge and inspiration with others through her Shero Talk program. As the founder of Sherocomics, Shequeta is dedicated to the creation of comics and graphic novels that place women as the central character. Providing stories women of all ages can enjoy and share that inspire and entertain. Check out her site sherocomics.com. The first two books of the Rayven Choi series are available for purchase in digital format from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, iTunes & Comixology. Click the images below to make your purchase now. Also if you want to purchase a hardcopy of the books, you can do so from the Sherocomics website (sherocomics.com/store).