Sheryl Leigh Robertson (SheryLeigh) is a woman who loves God, words, and people.  She is currently living and loving as an author, blogger, poet, and spoken word artist in the Washington, D.C., area.

In February 2010, SheryLeigh launched Sheryl’s Pearls, a blog offering pearls of wisdom on life, love, and faith.  She uses the blog to explore the life lessons that often appear in ordinary, everyday moments.  With musings on everything from dreams to happiness to pop culture, reading the blog feels like an honest conversation with a good friend. SheryLeigh’s writing has also been featured in The Praying Woman, The Virtuous Diva, All the Many Layers, For Colored Gurls, and Twenties Unscripted.  She published her first book, Promises & Epiphanies: Life Revelations through Poetry and Prose, in June 2014.

SheryLeigh has performed her original spoken word poetry before diverse audiences at church services and events, nonprofit fundraising events, conferences, and open mics. Since September 2014, she has served as a poet with the Christian spoken word ministry True Voices DC.  In 2016, she had the honor to perform at the Passion 4 Christ Movement’s annual Rhetoric spoken word event and to open for renowned poet Jasmine Mans.

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