Ishia Washington is a native of Jacksonville, FL. She now resides in South Carolina. Ms. Washington has two children which are motivation for Meet Camden. Ms. Washington was diagnosed with Sickle Cell Anemia when she was 3 months old. She was inspired to write this book after explaining to her children what Sickle Cell Anemia was. Ishia would like to inspire those with this disease and ultimately help find a cure for Sickle Cell Anemia.