AAMBC Blog Tours with Silk White

9780989185929Four and a half years in prison and finally Pauleena is back in the free  world, ready to hit the ground running and get back to business.  However, one problem stands in her way….The Spades. With Wolf out the  game, The Spades leader Dice has no choice, but to step up to the plate  and keep the movement moving, before new management takes over. The only question is does he have what it takes to lead thousands of troops into battle, as well as keep himself out of jail and not get his head blown  off in the process? Free to do what he wants, Wolf has the freedom he  has always sought…but the game can’t and won’t let him go no matter how  hard he tries to avoid it. Join Silk White as he takes readers  imaginations into a fast paced story of betrayal, deceit and disloyalty. Watch as the tables get turned and nothing is as it seems….let the  journey begin…….

Excerpt

Pauleena entered the shower room and grabbed some scrawnylooking  white girl who was drying off and tossed her out of the shower room,  then slammed the door behind her. Instantly Jessica looked up and saw  Pauleena standing in the shower room fully dressed. Right then and there Jessica already knew what time it was.
“Oh I  see you one of them hard headed bitches.” Jessica spat. She  stood talking to Pauleena as if she wasn’t butt naked. Jessica was a big girl, but she wasn’t fat nor was she skinny. Jessica rinsed the  remaining soap suds off of her body, then cut the shower off, as she  noticed Pauleena heading towards her. All the steam that filled the  shower room and floated through the air made it hard for Jessica or  Pauleena to seeclearly. “Come on bitch.” Jessica growled taking a  defensive stance. Once Pauleena was within arm reach, Jessica fired off a quick jab.
Pauleena weaved the jab and caught Jessica with a stiff right hook. Jessica’s head snapped back as the strap on her shower slippers broke  off. Once Pauleena saw Jessica struggling to keep her footing she went  in for the kill and fired punches from all angles hitting Jessica all in herface and head. Jessica fought back as best she could, but every time she tried to gain momentum in the fight Pauleena hit her with another  punch.
Jessica kicked off her other shower shoe, backed up and took a  second to regroup. She eyed Pauleena closely, the fresh scratches that  covered her face were beginning to burn and sting, so she quickly moved  on to plan B. Jessica charged Pauleena and was rewarded with two stiff  punches to the face. Jessica took the punches well, reached out and  grabbed a handful of Pauleena hair. “Bitch!” Jessica barked, then tossed Pauleena into the wall by her hair. Pauleena’s body sounded off loudly  when it made contact with the wall. Jessica held Pauleena’s hair with  one hand and fired off several punches to her face, followed by a few  knee strikes.
Outside the shower room Remy as well as several other inmates stood outside the shower room’s door listening to the gruesome battle that  was taking place on the other side of the door. They didn’t know what  was going on, but from the sound of it they could tell that it was going down.

 

A native of Harlem, New York, Silk White began his writing career in  2006. He is the author of the three part Urban Fiction series Tears of a Hustler and Co-Owner of Good2Go Publishing and Good2Go Films. Silk has  No Way Out and Black Barbie as a film credit under Good2Go Films and in  his spare time, loves to write and act. He is currently producing a new  movie and is hard at work on his next novel.

Interview with Silk White

1. Tell me about the finale to your critical acclaim trilogy Tears of a Hustler?

This book is the finale to a trilogy that was written 2 years ago.   We took our time with releasing part 2&3 to help build up our fan  base in between releases.  It’s a classic finale that all our loyal fans have been waiting for.  I promised I wouldn’t let them down and  according to the reviews we have received so far, everyone is happy.   Check amazon.

2. What made you decide to start your own publishing company rather than signing with an establish publisher?

Well after Tears of a Hustler PT 1 was released I had several offers  on the table, but from a business standpoint it just made more sense to  release my titles under my own company.  In the short term it’s a lot of work because you have to build your fan base one fan at a time, because you don’t have any distribution.  But once you’ve established your  brand like we have, you make 100% of the profit. At the rate we’re going we should be one of the biggest independent african american owned  publishing companies out there in a few years.  We’ve reached over  200,000 households in two years with no help.   Right now we have  good2go publishing and good2go films our movie Production Company and  Third Lane Marketing.

3. What is the hardest part of writing for you?

Writing was a natural process for me, growing up in the environment  that I grew up in and my life experiences help enhanced my already vivid imagination.  My ability to translate my imagination thru writing was a god gifted talent that I discovered when I was going thru unforeseen  circumstances.

4. What’s the best thing about being an author?

I really appreciate all the love and support that I get from the  fans.  They are the ones that keep me motivated.  It’s amazing to see  all the support that I get from all parts of the country, outside the  country also. Shout out to all my UK Fans. I never thought that one day  my work would have reached over 70,000 households.

5. What are you working on now?

Well I just wrapped up my 5th book which is slated to be released Nov 25 2011.  Its called The Teflon Queen.   So be on the look out for  that. You can pre-order an autograph copy now from www.good2gopublishing.com  I also just finished shooting my 2nd movie under good2go films its  called Black Barbie.  The first movie is called No Way Out you can get  that at www.good2gofilms.com

6. What advice would you give to aspiring writers?

This piece of advice is not just for writers but any aspiring  entrepreneurs out there.  Especially, the youth coming from  underprivileged communities.  Sometimes in life we get a bad hand to  play with. You have to make the best out of the hand you’re given. The  best piece of advice I can give is, spend all your time and energy  focusing on accomplishing your goals whatever it may be, you’re going to get results.  Surround yourself with good people you trust, Sleep 5hrs  work 19hrs.

I just want to say Thanks to everyone out there for the love and support.  Keep supporting me and Good2go Publishing

CONTACT INFORMATION

WWW.GOOD2GOPUBLISHING.COM WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/GOOD2GOPUBLISHING WWW.TWITTER.COM/GOOD2GOBOOKS

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