Our guest on the Write the Book Now! Interview and Podcast Show, Thursday, August 17, is Ms. Sonya Mckinzie, author of Perfectly Imperfect: Moving Above and Beyond the Pain
Perfectly Imperfect entwines poetry, narratives, spirituality, joy and heartache and carries individuals on an adventure that walks through brokenness. Sonya McKinzie has a way of breaking walls and revealing the beauty of spiritual, personal, and emotional growth. Her story brings a message of hope, love, and faith in the most broken hearts. Sonya is transparent with her life experiences and shares her struggles with abuse, spirituality, insecurity, and infertility. She shares how her secrets and shame chained her to a dark place that only God could have brought her from. Through her experiences, Sonya aspires to counsel, advocate, and inspire abuse victim
Sonya McKinzie was born and raised in Brunswick, Georgia and a current resident of Lawrenceville, Georgia. Sonya is a 41-year old mother of one beautiful daughter. She is a member of Victory World Church in Norcross. McKinzie received her Bachelors in Business Management and Masters in Human Services Counseling (minoring in Addictions and Recovery) from Liberty University. McKinzie also holds certifications in the areas of Victim Advocacy, Human Resources, Management, and Leadership. As a 14-year survivor and ThriveHER, she is the founder of Women of Virtue Transitional Foundation, a Duluth, Georgia based nonprofit organization and advocates domestic violence and sexual abuse victims.
She has published two books: Heaven Rain on Me and Perfectly Imperfect: Moving Above and Beyond the Pain. She is one of the twenty co-authors Soul Source published by Cheryl Polote-Williamson. She will be releasing her third book ThriveHER later this year. She has been featured in NailedIt magazine, Urban Release Magazine, Mims Magazine and STS Branding. McKinzie has been interviewed by Onika Shirley the Action Speaks and Kimberly Collings of The Journey: A Meeting of the Minds Radio Shows. Lastly, she is featured on the Marsy’s Law – Georgia national campaign and recording.
Write the Book Now! Interview and Podcast Show is a GRIND Entrepreneur Network Production.
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