Tracie "T Elice" Christian-Favors - Author, Poet, Producer, Playwright, Radio Personality/Media Correspondent, Motivational Speaker and Workshop Facilitator is from Detroit, MI. She is an established writer and published author graduating from Pershing High School and later attending both Central State and Wayne State Universities. A former Educator with both Detroit and Hamtramck Public Schools, Tracie also has an extensive artistic resume through her work with esteemed organizations including; The Detroit Festival of Arts (UCCA), Mosaic Youth Theaterand Girl Scouts of Metropolitan Detroit. Locally, Tracie has performed poetry and hosted shows at such popular venues as; Baker's Key Board Lounge, Charles H. Wright Museum, Campus Martius Park, The Java Cafe inside The Music Hall, The Key Club, They Say, TV Lounge & Maccabees. Through her 501 (3) c non-profit organization KTE Foundation for Literary Discovery Tracie facilitated workshops and summer youth poetry programs with Detroit Public Library, C.A.M.P. Detroit and Detroit Impact. Since Co-Founding the Live Ladies of Literature Movement, Co-Writing and Co-Producing the Mocha Monologues dramatic series, Tracie branched out on her own to develop and Executive Produce the Back on the B Cyde Radio Show in 2012.

In 2016, Tracie launched of her Literary Resource Imprint,  B Cyde BOOKS with the release of her 4th Reflective Fiction novel, Toast to the Fool  and the debut of B Cyde Book's Inaugural Author,Tyra L. Butlerwith her book of poetry,Poetic Desires under the B Cyde Multi Media umbrella.

In August 2016, Tracie ventured into audio book narration and production. To her credits are 8 audio book narration titles including her own novel, Toast to the Fool. Toast to the Fool is the story of five friends whose lives crash as each one battles their Inner Fool. Loyalties are tested, Lives are disrupted & destroyed as Lies are Revealed when LOVE & LUST collide! YES, Everybody plays the Fool. There's No Exception to the Rule, but what do you do when the Fool is YOU? 

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B Cyde Books greets 2017 with new releases! This One's For Me and You - Mental Meal Interpretations From The Motor​ Cit Sis, is a nonfiction, self-help book intended to offer readers Food for Thought and character building perspectives to dealing with Loss, Fear, Betrayal, Courage, Strength & Love. Tracie offers her Life Lessons as Life Blessings for All to Learn and Grow!