Pinewood native Tomeka Walker Ewing will appear at Elephant Ear Gallery on Bultman Drive from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 22 to meet fans and sign copies of her first novel, "Geneva's Truth."
Now living in Charleston, Ewing spent most of her adult years in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she graduated from Cambridge College; she is a Christian minister, motivational speaker and writer. She describes "Geneva's Truth" as a "novel about one woman's plight through life, while trying to maintain a perception of perfection. She's spent her entire life living a lie that eventually catches up with her, and she is forced to live her truth."
"Geneva's Truth" is available on Amazon, where numerous readers review Ewing's book and give it the highest rating; e.g., "This book ... had me addicted to it from beginning to end. I ... found it to be so powerful and intriguing that I didn't want to put it down. ..." and "an inspiring story of faith, love and honesty."
Ewing writes on her website, www.tomekaewingwalker.com, "I've always been passionate about improving the lives of those around me. After writing my first novel, which ... entails so many real-life tips that could change the lives of its readers, I want to do more for the world. I'm talking about mind, body and soul saving."
Of her protagonist, she writes, "Geneva will empower you to take off the mask, be yourself, love yourself and speak life."
Ewing is the mother of three children and herself the eldest daughter of John Earl Walker Sr. and Joan Walker. She attributes her past and future successes to them.
A health care administrator for more than 15 years, Ewing spends any free time at the beach "spending quality time with God's perfect creation."
Meet Tomeka Walker Ewing for a book signing at Elephant Ear Gallery, 672 Bultman Drive, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22.
Books will be available for purchase. "Geneva's Truth" is in paperback format and sells for $20 on Amazon.
Call (803) 773-2268 for more information about her appearance.