native of Washington, DC, Jessica Tilles is an
award-winning, best-selling author of nine books:
In My Sisters' Corner,
Erogenous Zone: A Sexual Voyage (an anthology),
Loving Simone (a 2013 Black Expressions® Book Club
Best Seller) and
and co-authored an
eShort with critically-acclaimed, Essence®
bestselling author William Fredrick Cooper,
One Has To Know.
In 2005, Jessica created
Literary Ghostwriter, ghostwriting many novels
for aspiring authors and bestsellers.
Jessica is the
Xpress Yourself Publishing and the recipient of the
2008 Independent Publisher of the Year given by the coveted
African American Literary Awards Show.
In 2013, Jessica
joined Raheem DaVaughn's
Foundation, a non-profit organization, as the Creative
Listed in in Heather
Top 100 Literary Divas,
Jessica is the the Creative Designer and President of
Solutions (formerly The Writer’s Assistant), a small, minority-
and woman-owned business providing services to independent
publishers and authors and small businesses in the areas of book
cover design, interior book design, editing, web design,
consulting, self-publishing services, small business
solutions, and so much more.
In addition to
her many accomplishments, Jessica is a staff writer for
Black Men In America, has contributed the article “Third Shift
Blues” to Black Romance Magazine, and is the recipient of the
Memphis Black Writer’s Guild’s Rising Star award, and the
Jackson Mississippi Reader’s Clubs’ Outstanding Contributor to
Aside from working on several projects and building her
businesses, Jessica loves working in her yard and interior
designing. She resides in Maryland with her two dogs: Teddy and
writing risk-taker, Jessica enjoys pushing the envelope with
every new book.