This is an excerpt from my first book You Ain't Hungry Until I'm" Starving. I wrote this piece in 2006 after two men assaulted and called the girl I dated at the time a "nigger lover." These two guys moments before tried to sell me a slice of their pizza as I headed inside to … Continue reading Sell-Out and a Ni$$@@
Walt-Leon is a multi-talented artist and community leader who hails from the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Walt-Leon has a drive that isn’t matched by many. He uplifts his community through his music, spoken words, and dance performances. He is a man of God who relates to those who may not be the most religious. … Continue reading Inside of the Mind of a Saved Warrior Who’s Soul Bouncing His Way to the Top.
4-U-Nique: What or who helped you decide to become an author? Kevin Bates: What made me want to become an author was the response to my poetry on a website. Many reviewed my poetry and told me how happy it made them feel and I should my poetry in a book. I wanted to … Continue reading Author Spotlight: Kevin Bates