Alexis Pettway is a poet and author from Bridgeport, CT
Alexis has been writing for most of her life. In first grade, the first book she ever wrote was titled, "A star is born", was entered into the Young Authors competition in her city. That book won 2nd prize and Alexis continued to write 4 more books during her time in elementary school.
In 2002 Alexis, unknowingly, began her journey as a poet; writing the poem, "God's work." From then on, Alexis has channeled her emotions onto paper. She calls poetry "Her Therapy" and Thanks God for such a beautiful gift. She is also thankful for finding her gift and her passion early on in life.
Poetry has become her life and she enjoys every minute of the journey its taking her on. She especially enjoys inspiring and touching others with her words
In 2014, Alexis self published her first poetry book titled, "Journey Thru Love" which chronicles feelings of love and heartbreak. She published the sequel to that book in 2017.
Learn more about Alexis and her books below