California based Author Kennedee Devoe has just released her latest book “Why Does Love Hate Me”. We sat down with her recently to get the scoop on whats really going on with her and her book “Why Does Love Hate Me”
Author Kennedee Devoe is the author of Amazons Bestseller, Two Wrongs Don’t Make a Right…It Makes Us Even, With Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies?, Just Can’t Do Right, and I am Writing a Book…Now What? Kennedee is the Publisher of Devoe Publications. She holds a Masters Degree in Human Services. She currently works in the nonprofit sector as a Program Director. Kennedee hails from Carson, CA, and currently resides in Los Angeles.
What books have most influenced your life?
KD: Emotional Intelligence 2.0. It helps you learn how to use your emotions productively, rather than you be controlled by them.
How do you develop your plots and characters?
KD: The characters are typically based off real life experiences. I just change the names to protect the innocent and the guilty.
Tell us about your latest book?
KD: My latest book is titled Why Does Love Hate Me? I named the book after the experience I endured after my last relationship. The story is about a young lady that is unlucky in love who finally meets the man of her dreams. She’s hoping that unlike her previous relationships that she shares in the book her prior to the relationship that this man will be the one. You have to read the book to find out what happens.
We all need a hero! Tell us about your protagonist(s)?
KD: Was there a real-life inspiration behind him or her? Kween Dupree in my new book. I am her, she is me. I survived somethings I thought would kill me. But look at me I’m still here glowing and thriving.
What real-life inspirations did you draw from for the realism within your book?
KD: All of them. I have so many crazy stories to tell that I could at least write 2 more books about it.
What was the hardest part of writing this book?
KD: It was very personal. I had to dig deep down inside and relive some of those experiences that caused me to deal with depression for almost 2 years.
What was your favorite chapter (or part) to write and why?
KD: I would say chapter 13 is my favorite. My mother passed away September 2017. Just being able to share the advice she gave me was priceless. As I was typing I could hear her voice saying those words to me.
Did you learn anything from writing this book and what was it?
KD: Don’t be afraid to share your ups and downs because someone needs to hear how I got through the same thing they are going through now.
Is there a message in your novel that you hope readers will grasp?
KD: Self-love is the greatest love of them all. Don’t let anyone steal your joy and happiness. Don’t let anyone take you out of your peace.
What are your future project(s)?
KD: I’m currently working on a book about financial principles for teenagers.
If you couldn’t be an author, what would your ideal career be?
KD: I’d be a philanthropist. I think that being able to assist others create a better quality of life is so important. Don’t sit high and look low has always been my motto.
What is your preferred method to have readers get in touch with or follow you (i.e., website, personal blog, Facebook page, here on Goodreads, etc.) and link(s)?
Facebook: Author Kennedee Devoe
YouTube: Kennedee Devoe
Do you have anything specific that you want to say to your readers before ?
KD: Don’t let the fact that my books are not on eBook or Amazon deter you from reading my books. Don’t let the titles deter you from reading. These are real life experiences that are being shared that have messages and lessons behind each story.
Celebrated Author Kennedee Devoe is back to join me on The WBMG Radio Show. She is coming to the show to promote the release and success of her latest book “Why Does Love Hate Me”. Its been over 3 years since her last appearance on the show and we cant wait to get her on the show to talk about the up’s & downs in her love life. If you know anything about “Our Favorite DIVA” KD then you know this is a show you done wanna miss !