Author and Writer in Tillamook, OR
Timika holds a BSN and MSN in nursing and has over twenty-two years of experience in the healthcare industry. As a writer, her experience has been chiefly in the healthcare field, in national publications, and as a Freelance Writer. In 2013, she self-published her first memoir, A Mother's Words of Wisdom: From my heart to yours. Building Within through Balboa Press, which is currently under editing. During the coronavirus pandemic, Timika transitioned to a full-time writer and traded her stethoscope for a pen to listen, engage, and speak to human hearts via biography, children's books, memoirs, poetry, screenplays, and self-help, helping to remind people of who they are. Timika is an expert at breaking down information in simplistic terms and meeting people where they are. In addition, she engages audiences with educational, empowering, and inspiring messages on her website, medium, Twitter, and podcast. Compass is one of the books in her "My First Teacher" Series.