Areatae N. McGhee is an inspiration-based Author, Certified Family Life Educator & Self-Publisher from the Pacific Northwest, Ms. McGhee is a recent graduate of Grand Canyon University with her M.S. In Psychology with an Emphasis in Life Coaching and her B.S. in Child & Family Studies from Portland State University.

Whose love for writing started while journaling as a young child. This turned into writing poetry & music which provided an outlet to express herself. Ms. McGhee inspires others to reach for their dreams through one-on-one personalized mentoring and encouragement through family & friends. She fuels her fire from believing in herself and never giving up. Also, her ambition is to achieve and succeed, sends a daily message that there is always a way to turn a dream into reality.

Areatae’s education and experience plays a big part in how she writes. In addition, advocates for inspiring others to reach for their dreams by volunteering in her community, promoting education, self-sufficiency, and has a strong passion for encouraging literacy.


May of 2015, Ms. McGhee’s Self-Published her first poetry book, “Compositions Within My Mirror”. Personally, it became one of her biggest achievements as an Author. This book is a collection of poetry, quotations, and writings composed from the age of 19.

In November 2015, Ms. McGhee joined the Spartan City Poetry Club. Shortly after, she was presented with the opportunity along with other club members to write a poetry book. In May of 2016, Voices of Warriors Poems of Hope & Healing was born. 

May of 2017, Ms. McGhee presented her second poetry book called, “Torn Back Together”. She shares writings and quotes about the passion that started a relationship, what is needed to keep it, and the point of walking away from it all. 

Ms. McGhees latest work, ” Silent Echoes” a book on affirmations and motivational quotes for the mind body and soul was officially released on May 16, 2020. 

In addition, adding to her work last year she added designer to her titles and has created Inspire 2BU Design Studio releasing a signature line of designed products on the Zazzle platform.  There products are inspired from personal, professional, and written experiences.

" I finished reading it so fast, I'm waiting for more. Her style is very relatable & thought provoking."

- PoeticGemini

" I absolutely love her poems. While the poems were short and sweet, I was able to feel the deep story behind it. I was sucked into every poem, but I especially enjoyed, “That Type”, “W.O.R.T.H”, and “Tear Drop”. ❣️ Looking forward to reading the next book."

- Amazon Customer

" Especially enjoyed the Portrait of a Woman on page 10, shows many of the different facets of womanhood that is demonstrated as you read through the book. Short and easy read with many quotes that give you a lot to think about. I also enjoy her posted quotes on facebook. "

- Gem M Green