Who Is The Ink Pen Diva?

constructive instruction to bring out your literary best!

Company Mission

As aspiring writers and authors are building their novel or poetry project, the detailed information provided to them will help ensure their debut or follow-up project is the best ever. The feedback given assists the writers with clearly identifying their unique writer’s voice, flow, content and the strengths and weaknesses of their characters. Services include evaluation of the strengths and weakness of your fiction or nonfiction presentation, poetry project and writing style.

"As a writing coach, my mission is: To empower others to share their story with the world equipped with accountability, self-awareness, and guided instruction."

Tamika L. Sims

Award-Winning Author, Speaker, Writing Coach, Builder and Dynamic influencer Tamika L. Sims is living proof that what doesn't kill you, makes you stronger. A true survivor, Tamika is founder and creator of the Self-Assured Woman ™ Movement.

 Tamika survived a physically, sexually and emotionally abusive relationship of eight years. It was her passion to see others rescued from the pain of abuse that led to the release of her debut novel “The Plus Factor.” Her efforts were rewarded in 2012 with her receiving the “BWABC Literacy Rocks! Author Award.” 

 Tamika is the owner of Ink Pen Diva Manuscript Critique Services, LLC where writing coaching, editing and professional manuscript critique services are offered. As a writing coach, Tamika's mission is to empower others to share their story with the world equipped with accountability, self-awareness and guided instruction. 

 Some people are hunter-gatherers and others are builders. A true builder at heart, Tamika is also the proud co-owner of Blueprint Recording Studios, where she has the pleasure of assisting with artist brand development, marketing and more.

 Tamika is a frequent lecturer at the University of South Carolina where The Plus Factor is used as required text in the Department of Women and Gender Studies. 

Tamika serves as an expert in the areas of domestic and sexual violence for numerous NBC, FOX, and CBS affiliates.


I put authors in the driver's seat, encourage them to

stay in their own lane and focus on their end result.