Author & Speech Coach
Tattle Tales: Tattoo Stories and Portraits
Want to dive deep into the mind of inked individuals? Discover the human stories beneath the body art.
Mel got hers to heal from trauma. Ironically, Michael’s tattoos help him connect with the parents of his students. Pappy’s give him strength. After centuries as a sign of shame in society’s eyes, tattoos have made their mark in the mainstream. And those who have them are intriguingly diverse and unique within the universal journey of loss, devotion, and self-discovery.
This captivating collection of stunning photos and powerful narratives shines a bright light on individual choices and helps you see beyond the ink. By focusing on the careers and lives of the people behind their symbolic artwork, author/photographer Brandy Isadora reveals them to be not freaks or curiosities, but complex humans with layered reasons for decorating their skin.
Tattle Tales: Tattoo Stories and Portraits is a visually thrilling exploration of this intensely personal canvas. If you like engaging backgrounds, attention-grabbing photography, and smashing stigma, then you’ll love Brandy Isadora’s eye-opening account.
Mannequins: Stories of the First Supermodel
Ever wondered what goes into making those storefront dolls? Curious about the inspiration for draping dresses over full-scale dummies? Obsessed with all things top model? Award-winning photographer and designer Brandy Isadora specializes in capturing the history of the artistic and fashion worlds. Now she's here to unveil the fascinating origins of one of the clothing industry's most overlooked and essential tools.
Mannequins: Stories of the First Supermodel is a vibrant collection of pictures and accounts to explore the significant statues that predated names like Twiggy, Cindy Crawford, and Gigi Hadid. Stunningly immortalized with breathtaking photography, you'll be delightfully entertained with absorbing anecdotes and titillating tidbits. Embarking on this captivating visual journey, you'll meet the influential artists who forever changed the design world.
Mannequins: Stories of the First Supermodel is a must-have book for anyone looking to expand their vogue knowledge. If you like fun fashion facts, gorgeous photos, and striking narratives, then you'll love Brandy Isadora's trendy tale.
The Stories of Our Lives: A Short Story Collection
They stared down dangerous enemies. They scrambled for survival. Will unforeseen changes make them stronger… or ruin them forever?
Retired high school teacher Mitch is resigned to his mundane existence. But when he spies a laundromat filling with people late at night, his loneliness turns into obsession.
Harry isn’t afraid to take massive risks. But when his latest money-making scheme goes horribly wrong, can he escape the deadly consequences?
Tesla can’t wait to pick up her mom from the airport. But when the power goes out and the plane never arrives, she’s plunged into a grim new world where poor choices mean death.
Discover eighteen mesmerizing short stories slicing up lives altered by unexpected events and revealing a rollercoaster of emotions! Will Mitch, Harry, Tesla, and fifteen other compelling characters overcome their vulnerabilities and show what it means to be truly alive?
The Stories of Our Lives: A Short Story Collection is a fresh compilation of insightful fiction. If you like unique voices, thought-provoking scenarios, and heart-stopping inner conflicts, then you’ll love Brandy Isadora’s enthralling anthology.