Sharon Clarkson is an author and CEO of SClarkson Books. SClarkson Books was established in 2010, as an online retailer for books of poems of encouragement and inspiration created and published by Ms. Clarkson.
Ms. Clarkson released her first book of poems of encouragement and inspiration called My Dream in 2011. She published the music CD to My Dream in 2012. Her next book of poetry will be published in the fall of 2013, to complete her My Dream poetry collection. Her book has been reviewed by the White House, Tom Joyner, O Magazine, Midwest Book Review, and throughout the country.
In addition, Ms. Clarkson has performed several of her never give up poems from her book at local venues in her community and surrounding areas, including at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
This YouTube video was released for the first poem in My Dream called, Give Up. The message behind this poem is to always stay positive and never give up on your dreams. Click on the link below to see the video with accompanying music. The music was arranged and narrated by the author.
Radio One Appearance - In studio, On September 21, 2013, I interviewed with Radio One TV host Stephanie Poplar and was featured on the Rise radio show "Celebrating Greatness Face to Face". Click below to listen to two of my interviews featured on Authors On The Rise radio show. Hear my favorite poem, Give Up: http://authorsontherise.webs.com
TV Appearance - It was so much incredible fun appearing on Girls Talk TV, Authors on the Rise on June 22, 2013. With a live audience, the show was hosted by Gigi Smith. To see a sneak peek of the taping, click on the link below.
2013 Key Events in November and December::
November 30 - Writer's Guild of Maryland event for twelve (12) published authors. Come out to meet both local and national authors.
December 1 - Holiday Bazaar - Sheraton Hotel in Towson..
December 7 - St. Mary School’s Association 29th Annual Christmas Craft Festival, from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. More than 2,000 people attend each year.
December 23 - Busboys and Poets in Shirlington, Virginia, where I will embrace the Open Mic for the first time. .