Tracy L. Darity

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Tracy Darity was born, raised, and currently resides in St. Petersburg, Florida. She is the mother of three daughters, Morgan, Jasmin, and Shaunte. Tracy currently works in the benefits industry as a Relationship Manager but has long dreamed of becoming a published author.

As a child she had a creative imagination and a love for reading. In her early teens she began writing short stories as a hobby. It was not until she attended the 1997 Essence Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana, that she decided she wanted to fulfill her dream of becoming a novelist. The words of Tavis Smiley inspired her. During his speech at one of the forums she jotted down this message, "We all have a God given talent but if you don't have the desire to define, develop

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Gorilla vs. Guerilla at the Australian Open

By Tracy L. Darity

I am a huge tennis fan and an even bigger fan of tennis greats Venus and Serena Williams. For tennis followers January is a huge month. It is the start of the new tennis season (yes, tennis has seasons) and time for the first grand slam of the year, the Australian Open.

Depending where you live, this could mean a significant time...

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“Baby, God ain't gonna bless you with another woman's husband, not today, not tomorrow, not ever.”
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“It must be an awful feeling to have love all around you and not feel loved, to be in need and unable to accept whats being offered, to see a world of possibilities but trapped inside your own mind.”
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“Since the beginning of Humanities every era has had an elitist group that attempted to dictate what is and is not acceptable forms of art. As time has moved on, what is considered the “peasant” class or the lower echelons of society have overwhelmingly gone against the elitist point of view. Without that continuous evolution art would not be where it is today…enjoyed by the masses.”
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message 10: by Jaree

Jaree Francis Just wishing u great weekend

- Jay

message 9: by Jaree

Jaree Francis Something new...METRA CITY: DESTINY'S KISS Book Trailer

Katrina Burchett hi Tracy: I read your blog post on Amazon (Candid Conversation With a Bookstore Owner)- Thanks for the education ;)

message 7: by Tracy

Tracy Darity Hi All,

I am the featured author in the August edition of From A Writer's Point of View. Here is the link.


For more archived interviews visit Tracy's Book Club at:

Shawnette Hi, Tracy...WELCOME to goodreads...and thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...CONGRATS on your book...good luck with any/all future writings...looking forward to sharing chats reviews and any/all recommendations...have a blessed end of the week...and Happy Reading :-)

message 5: by Liane

Liane Spicer Thanks for adding me to your circle, Tracy! Greetings from the Caribbean!

message 4: by Tracy

Tracy Darity MissyT wrote: "Hi Tracy,
Great interview on blogtalk with Pam Osbey.
Big congrats to you and best wishes for your continued success. "

Thanks so much for the support.


MissyT Hi Tracy,
Great interview on blogtalk with Pam Osbey.
Big congrats to you and best wishes for your continued success.

MissyT Hi Tracy,
Thanks a bunch for reaching out!
Have a great week.

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