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Highlights from the 2021 list:

Andrae D Smith Jr

Andrae entered the literary world, professionally, as a freelance writer and editor in 2014, after studying creative writing and technical editing in college. Since then he has served as a beta reader, writing mentor, author trainer, and book editor. In 2020, after years of helping writers hone their skills and become authors, Andrae wrote and published his own bestselling book, Facing Racism, in just 3 months. He now devotes his time to helping passionate coaches, healers, and movement leaders write books that transform lives through his Illuminated Author program.