Beatriz Velazquez is a two time soon to be 3x author living in Atlanta, Georgia. Beatriz was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. Her first book “Living Life not just Alive” is a true story about a young woman who was raised around drugs, sex and violence, but persevered. Her second book “Living Life Through Poetry” is a poetry driven book that was inspired by Maya Angelou and is scripture driven. She has a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice and teaches autistic children for a living. She has been in stage plays and modeled in runway shows. She is striving everyday to make her dreams a reality and you can purchase her books at Barnes & Noble or Amazon. You can follow her on Instagram @iambeatrizmichelle.