About Vashti Ataya
V ashti Ataya, an extremely talented stage performer, puppeteer, and storyteller, is thrilled to present her Autobiographical Fiction Series of "The Story of Verna Louise Williams, OVERCOMING."
A gifted author, songwriter, and composer, she created numerous songs heard by thousands in her appearances across the United States. As co-writer of "The World's Wonderland," a radio show series which was broadcast on Seattle Public Radio, she created memorable characters and storylines. She enjoys the art of crocheting. An avid reader, she is inspired by authors such as J.K. Rowling, Diana Gabaldon, Sarah Agnes Prine, and Stephen King. Vashti lives in Arizona with her co-author husband, Noah LeVia, also a performer.