Cheryl Taylor is an American writer, poet and Washington, DC-based attorney.
She was born Cheryl Elizabeth Moat in Media, PA to a US Postal workers Geraldine and Donald Moat, a letter carrier and a Korean War Veteran. She began writing at 15 years old. Cheryl attended Nether Providence High School in Wallingford, PA, and Howard University School of Business, before earning her law degree at Howard University School of Law. After law school, Cheryl worked as a Federal attorney for 14 years with various agencies. Cheryl also worked with Mobil Oil Corporation and the University of Maryland at College Park.
While working as an attorney and raising a family, Cheryl continued writing. Her first published work is Do I Stay in this Marriage? Smart Tools for Evaluating Your Relationship Right Now, published January 2012 (Re-named, Don't File Divorce Just Yet - What You Must Know First). An audio program titled, The 2 Day Rehab Program, followed. Her latest work is titled, Healing for Humanity - A Life Changing Devotional. She publishes through Cheryl Taylor Books. Her work can be found on her website at cheryltaylorbooks.com or on Amazon.com.
Cheryl offers editing, book design and other writing services to authors through Cheryl Taylor Books. CT is one of the pen names that she uses.
In addition to writing, her passions include her family, writing, film, teaching, kayaking, travel and music.
She resides in the Washington, DC area with her two teenage sons.