She was born Tiara G. Cruz in the Dominican Republic and was raised in the Bronx, NY. Her followers on social networking sites, such as Twitter and Instagram, have come to know her as FactoryDefectiv or Tee-ara Cross. Through this blog, she will share with you her love of writing and lend her support to fellow writers and artists.Tiara’s Blog
Tiara Cruz aka Factory Defectiv will be slamming at Poetry 2Life Slam & Ebook Release Party for Embracing by D.D. Wright this Saturday April 20th at Julisa’s Bar & Lounge (470 Lenox Avenue) from 6-9 pm.