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Michelle Nicole was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Newark, New Jersey. She began writing poetry at the age of 15. Her writing style developed into short stories as a young adult. With over 20 poetry pieces written and three books self-published, and four books in production, she plans to continue her independent writing career for as long as God gives her the strength.
Not only is she a writer, she is also the founder and CEO of a nonprofit organization which focuses on healing and positive engagement for youth that are affected by domestic violence. Within this organizational umbrella, services provided span from community outreach, youth workshops that cover topics such as teen dating violence, bullying and suicide prevention, and camps that focus on music and literacy development.
In addition, Michelle Nicole manages to pursue her academic studies holding a degree in Criminal Justice/Human Services and weighing her options to progress in the field of Psychology or Special Education to enable her to use her skills and knowledge gained to work with youth in crisis.