Cleo Wade

Cleo Wade is a friend, a community builder, and the author of Heart Talk: Poetic Advice for a Better Life and Where to Begin, two bestselling books. Marie Claire called her one of America's 50 Most Powerful Women, Fast Company named her one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business, and New York magazine named her The Millennial Oprah. Cleo is a member of the Lower Eastside Girls Club, the National Black Theatre in Harlem, and the Women's Prison Association's boards of directors. Cleo may be found traveling throughout the country on her sold-out nationwide book tours, which have become a safe space to laugh, weep, hug, and offer support to fellow readers, when she is not at home in California with her partner, Simon Kinberg, and their daughter, Memphis. has further information.