LeTavious Brown was born and raised in Conway, South Carolina. He attended school at Morris College in Sumter, South Carolina. He graduated cum laude and received a bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2010. LeTavious placed third in a national poetry contest held by Eber & Wein publishing, and joined their international society of poets called Poetry Nation. Life experiences combined with the imaginative possibilities of fiction are what shape his writing style. At college is where LeTavious met his fiancé Devin Vestal. She is the muse that heavily influenced the story of Sacred Swords.