Yolonda Tonette Sanders

Yolonda Tonette Sanders took a leap of faith by resigning from her job with the State of Ohio to focus more on writing. It was a leap that she has never regretted, as several of her novels have been published, including Soul Matters, Secrets of a Sinner, and In Times of Trouble. All of her books have appeared on Essence’s bestseller list. Currently, Yolonda resides in Columbus, Ohio, and is the loving wife of David, proud mother of Tre and Tia, and joyful caregiver of her mother, Wilene.

Books by this Author

Shadow of Death
In Times of Trouble
Day of Atonement
Wages of Sin

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Thanks to Tony Horton from P90X, I find myself saying "Do your best and forget the rest," a lot.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. I think happiness is a state of mind versus circumstances since it's possible to be happy or have joy no matter what's happening around us. Some things may weigh heavier on us than others, but with a loving family, faithful friends, and a merciful God, we can make it!

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. This may sound corny, but I think my greatest achievement is having good time management skills. Without those skills, I would not be able to accomplish anything because I have a LOT going on, both personally and professionally.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Nothing beats what I do now! :-)

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Perhaps my smile???

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