Local Writer Cherish Smith was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH. She cultivated her writing at an HBCU by the name of Wilberforce University. Cherish wants to touch people with her writing giving them a glimpse into her soul. She writes for all the women who have been through rough stages in their life. She also writes for her four beautiful children, for all the men who have had to be strong for far too long. for people who struggle day to day, but most importantly, she writes for herself.