Bri Michelle is an Author, Publisher, & Librarian from East St. Louis, IL now based in Arlington, VA. She has over 8 years of professional library experience and 4 years as an editor and publisher.

Welcome to fruitful.poetic.light! As a small business we believe in making the life of our customers easy. This is why we are prepared to offer quality service at a fair price.

Self-Publishing Consultation- Free

This is a 15-minute consultation for current and first-time authors to discuss with our Publisher Bri what we at fruitful.poetic.light are prepared to offer you as a publishing company. This session also includes our brochure and a list of free publishing resources.

Book Publishing- Starting at $750

We offer competitive packages for current and first-time independent authors. Our packages include: one-on-one consultations with the publisher, copyright registration, self-publishing/social media training, paid ads, formatting and editing of manuscript, electronic file transfer, long-term file storage, and book cover design ebook and paperback.

Self-Publishing/Social Media Training- $500

This is a 1 day one-on-one training course where you learn all the tips and tools you need to become a successful independent author. Our publisher is with you every step of the way catering her teaching style to your learning preferences. In this space, no question is a dumb question as you engage in an immersive learning experience to understand copyright, book formatting, ISBN purchasing, becoming a vendor, getting an EIN and more. This course also includes a packet of resources to use as reference materials.


Bri as a publisher is truly the gift that keeps on giving!! She has so many talents outside of publishing alone including her ability to empower and educate authors, frequently communicate, and check in regarding progress as well as her genuinely displaying care! I am so grateful to have partnered with her on my first project.

Kiarra Charles, Author of “Loud Whispers: A Book of Poems and Pictures”


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