Name: Priscilla Melinda Visser (Fredericks)
Date of Birth: 5 January 1987
Place of Birth: Stellenbosch, Cape Town
Priscilla Melinda Visser, a vibrant young woman from Stellenbosch in Cape Town, South Africa. Though being born in Stellenbosch, she grew up and spent most of her adolescent years in Delft on the Cape Flats where her extended family still resides. Though love hasn’t treated her well in the beginning she is now married to a wonderful man Quinn Visser and has two beautiful kids. During the day Priscilla works as an accounts bookkeeper and is the director of a performance and visual arts studio called The Hive Art Studio in Idas Valley, Stellenbosh offering children from Stellenbosch programs in music, dance, drama and visual art.
There seems to never be a dull moment with this girl around and her loving nature and easy going attitude makes it a blessing to have her around and with her big and generous heart you can be certain that having her in your corner is only to your benefit.
She started writing at a very young age and first received acknowledgement for her talent when she was in grade nine. Though writing was her first love she struggle a while to find her niche after high school when she fell pregnant with her first child at only eighteen years old. Though talent oozes out of her, life happened and shifted things for her as her child became her main priority.
Now at the age of 29 she has finally accepted and embraced all the talents she has been blessed with and is now pursuing her dreams head on. Even though writing is her first love it has opened up another world for her and has granted her the opportunity to also finally start doing the one other thing she loves and that is to make music. Singing and dancing goes hand in hand with her writing dream and herewith she will reach the heights she know is meant for her.
“For a very long time I struggled to find my identity. I thought I needed to be a certain way in order to become great. I always believed that my talent was curse and that it wasn’t meant for me. But now it has been declared to me that I will be great, and that with my talent I will make a difference in this world… And frankly I can’t wait!” – Therealpriscillam