About the author


Mathis was born and raised in Detroit Michigan. He moved to Toronto and completed his education in Journalism from Seneca@YorkUniversity , and wrote food and book reviews for York University's newspaper Excalibur. He later interned at a South Asian entertainment magazine called ANOKHI MEDIA where he researched Bollywood celebrities and produced cooking segments.

When he visited India in 2006, he instantly fell in love with the culture, the heat and the delicious food. He considers India one of his favorite places in the world to visit. When he isn't traveling or writing, he reads and make videos for his YouTube Channel MattsBooks&Bites where he reviews books.

Mathis Bailey is the author of Confused Spice, which is his first LGBT novel.  The story idea came to him when he took a Creative Writing program in Toronto. He initially joined the course to improve his writing skills to do freelance work for Gulf News. He told his spouse about the story idea and was encouraged to write it, and so he did.

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