Vicki Ward
Most Recent Book Title
More of Life's Spices, Seasoned Sistahs Keepin It Real
Book Description
More of Life's Spices, Seasoned Sistahs Keepin' It Real speaks volumes to women. This book helps women reclaim voices, lifts hearts, and lays a path for empowerment. Presented are stories of real women that help to increase awareness about the experiences of women. It is a 'sistah circle'; a gathering of women soulfully speaking authentic truths of joyful highs, and heart-wrenching trials. their narratives deepen our belief that life events are universal for all women on life's journey.

Additional Book Titles
Savvy, Sassy and Bold After 50, A Midlife Rebirth ISBN:-13-978-0-9755162-2-5

Savvy, Sassy and Bold After 50, Journal ISBN:978-0-9755162-9-4

Life's Spices From Seasoned Sistahs, A Collection of Life Stories From mature Women of Color ISBN:0-9755162-0-5
Location (city/state/country)
Brentwood, California USA
Author bio
Vicki Ward’s essays and poetry appeared in several anthologies and collections. A former entertainment writer, covering live concerts, and stage plays, her literary focus shifted to writing books about women’s needs and concerns. She edited Life’s Spices from Seasoned Sistahs, a multiple award winning anthology showcasing the voices of mature women of color. She wrote Savvy, Sassy and Bold after 50, a handbook for maturing women packed with financial, health, and retirement strategies for women reaching midlife. This book is also ideally suited for women in their 30s and 40s seeking vital financial and career information.
Ward has presented empowerment workshops women’s and conferences at several California universities. Her anthology Life’s Spices from Seasoned Sistahs received the ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, The Bronze Award from the Independent Publishers Association, and Best Anthology from the Los Angeles Black Book Expo. Her book, Savvy Sassy and Bold after 50 received the Best Women’s Self Help Book Award from Bay Area Publishers and Authors, and an Honorable Mention from the Northern California Publishers and Authors.
Ward earned her B. A. Degree in management from St. Mary’s College of California, building a career with a California Superior Court, retiring as the Juvenile Court Administrator. Now retired, she writes full time focused on strategies to empower young adult women through maturing women to navigate new phases of their lives. She holds memberships in the Independent Publishers Association, Northern California Publishers and Authors, NonFiction Authors Association, is Vice President of Writers Resource Center, and owns Nubian Images Publishing in Brentwood, California.
Professional Speaker Topics
Women's empowerment
Women entrepreneurs