DM Lattisaw is a native of the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. He was born in Palmer Park, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, DC. In Palmer Park, Lattisaw was introduced to poverty in 1986 while living under a single parent household with his mother, Cheryl Lattisaw-Jackson as his sole provider. He later grew up in the Shaw and Mount Vernon neighborhoods of Washington, DC with his late great-grandmother, Sally Holmes Huff, and received early education from The School of The Immaculate Conception, a catholic school located on 7th and N Streets of Northwest, Washington, DC. The novel Priceless was officially complete in December 2012. In 2013, DM Lattisaw became the founder and CEO of ProjectStyle Productions, a style/talent management company headquartered in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Priceless is the first book published under the company’s Publishing Division. DM Lattisaw is credited as the sole Author, Editor, and Publisher per 2013 U.S. Copyright records.