Barbie Ann Matthews grew up in New York City, in the Queens suburbs, where she currently resides. In elementary school, she first began writing vivid stories in her homework notepad. Her vivid stories first came in cartoon form. It was a way of expressing herself and getting in touch with her feelings. She attended Queensborough Community College, where she took a Nursing Program.
It’s not too surprising that she would take such a program, as her Mother and Sister, were also nurses, however, even though there were family ties, Barbie Ann Matthews, truly wanted to help people get well, and improve their activities of daily living.
Barbie Ann, has always found that through writing, she brings clarity to her thoughts and life, and so, she decided to take a different direction in her life, and persue her dream of becoming a writer. Writing enriches her mind when researching topics that may not always be familiar to her. She finds it quite inspiring and truly rewarding to learn new things, and is determined to share her passion and enthusiasm with her clients as well as anyone else who can appreciate and enjoy her literary inscriptions.