New relationship book solves everyday problems, offers solutions and gives people the practical help they need with a musical twist.

St. Louis, MO – February 14, 2012Jo Lena Johnson and Steven Charles Martin present their new book “Strategic Planning for Love & War, Relationships and Adult Conversations”. These authors have poured their self-deprecating humor, honesty, and a healthy dash of charisma to create this book, that is written from the perspective of their own relationship journey.

This winning team will tease, tantalize, and leave you wanting more with their witty “water and ice” rapport and point of view. Strategic Planning for Love & War is not just a book; it is an experience that pairs life’s relationships with a soulful backdrop of the best R&B music from the past 30 years. This book fearlessly delves into the tough subjects – money, sex, danger, hurt, healing as a guide in helping to address the topics that are hard to talk about. Whether married, single, or divorced, contemplate, “Can You Stand the Rain?”, and having “The Greatest Love of All”. This book gets to the heart of how men and women see love and relationships differently, and provides the tools to know what to do about it.

Jo Lena Johnson (Water), is the Founder of Absolute Good Training and Life Skills Management. She is also an International Trainer and the author of several books. Jo Lena has a proven track record of success in empowering individuals to be their best. Chief Steven Charles Martin (Ice), has served in the Navy for 22 years and is a skilled communicator and leader. He brings a refreshing perspective and heart-centered alternatives to explore strategies to build relationships for couples – and especially men in today’s world. Kevin Fleming (Soul) provides the artfully chosen soundtrack that takes you through the Chapters with a unique and soothing musical experience. Kevin is a Hollywood Radio Industry Veteran, and Entertainment Industry Consultant.

Strategic Planning for Love & War, Relationships and Adult Conversations is now available at It is also available in e-book format.

ISBN: 9780985276003

Pages: 190

Published: February 28, 2012


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Phone: 314.537.9954


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