AlTonya Washington has been a published romance novelist for 6 years. Her novel Finding Love Again won the Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award for Best Multicultural Romance 2004. She works as a Senior Library Assistant and resides in North Carolina. In 2009, AlTonya- writing as T. Onyx- released her debut erotica titles Truth In Sensuality and Ruler of Perfection. In August 2009 she released her debut audio title Another Love. In August 2011 she released “Private Melody” with the Harlequin/ Kimani label. Coming late 2011 will be the twelfth release in her popular Ramsey Saga “A Lover’s Hate”.