About Me

Areatae N. McGhee embodies the essence of inspiration as a dedicated Author, Certified Family Life Educator, and accomplished Self-Publisher hailing from the Pacific Northwest. Armed with a recent M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Life Coaching from Grand Canyon University, as well as a B.S. in Child & Family Studies from Portland State University, her academic pursuits serve as a solid foundation for her professional journey.

From the earliest days of her youth, Ms. McGhee's affinity for writing ignited while journaling, evolving into a passion for crafting poetry and music. This artistic outlet provided her the means to express herself authentically and resonated deeply within her core. Her mission is one of empowerment, inspiring individuals to chase after their aspirations. Through personalized, one-on-one mentoring and unwavering support from loved ones, she instills the belief that dreams are attainable. Drawing strength from her own self-belief and unyielding determination, she exudes an infectious enthusiasm for never relinquishing goals.

At the heart of Ms. McGhee's ethos lies an ambition to not merely attain, but to excel. Her commitment serves as a daily testament that dreams can indeed be reality. Her education and rich experience intertwine to shape her unique writing style—one that resonates with authenticity, depth, and insight.

Beyond her individual pursuits, Areatae wholeheartedly champions the cause of inspiring others. Her community engagement and voluntary work echo her resolute commitment to promoting education, self-sufficiency, and the enrichment of literacy. These values, integral to her being, drive her to advocate for positive change and growth within her community and beyond.

Areatae N. McGhee's journey as a coaching entrepreneur is a testament to her belief in the transformative power of words, the strength of individual determination, and the potential for collective change. Her multifaceted background, unwavering dedication, and passionate advocacy reflect a unique blend of artistic flair, academic prowess, and an unrelenting entrepreneurial spirit.

A. McGhee Publishing

A. McGhee Publishing began in 2015, with the first publishing book, Compositions Within My Mirror. And today, our publishing company with its dedication has a total of three books. Ms. McGhee is the owner of A. McGhee Publishing, which allows her to self-publish her own work.

Learn More

What I Have Done

Meet Ms. McGhee, a multifaceted professional with a diverse range of talents and a deep commitment to empowering individuals. With a Bachelor's degree in Child and Family Studies from Portland State University, she embarked on a journey to make a meaningful impact in people's lives. This academic pursuit paved the way for her to achieve certification as a Family Life Educator, highlighting her dedication to promoting strong and resilient families.

Driven by a passion for fostering self-sufficiency, Ms. McGhee's educational journey continued with the completion of a Master's degree in Psychology from Grand Canyon University, where she specialized in life coaching. With over 13 years of dedicated service in the human and social services field, she has consistently demonstrated her unwavering commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of those she serves.

A true advocate for personal growth and transformation, Ms. McGhee's literary endeavors reflect her profound insights and empathy. Having authored and self-published several impactful works, including "Torn Back Together" in 2017 and "Silent Echoes" at the close of 2019, she has effectively harnessed the power of words to inspire and heal.

In 2022, Ms. McGhee reached another milestone by unveiling her fourth book, "Dating Me: The Wise, The Mature and The Satisfied." This captivating memoir and self-help masterpiece marks a transition from poetry to nonfiction, showcasing her versatility as a writer and her ability to connect with readers on a deeply personal level. This work stands as a testament to her growth as an author and the wisdom she imparts.

Continuously expanding her creative horizons, Ms. McGhee embraced the role of a designer in 2022 with the launch of Inspire 2BU Design Studio. Through this venture, she introduced a signature line of products on the Zazzle marketplace, showcasing her unique design sensibilities and entrepreneurial spirit.

With a dynamic background spanning coaching, authorship, and publishing, Ms. McGhee's journey is a testament to her unyielding dedication to uplifting others and creating a positive impact in both individual lives and the broader community.

  • - Gem M Green

    " 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. "

  • Amazon Customer

    " 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."

  • - PoeticGemini

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