Thanks for visiting! I am an author, singer, and speaker. Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, I was raised by my father and mother whose childhoods were as different as night and day. My dad grew up in the projects, the son of a single mother. My mother grew up in a middle class family, with a two-parent home. It was through their stories and experiences that I became passionate about the subjects of family, race and music.
After briefly attending the University of Texas at Arlington to pursue a degree in business, I left to earn a living. I worked in shipping, at the Federal Reserve, in retail, and even purchased a lawn care business. It was not until moving to Saint Charles and experiencing an epiphany that I began working in earnest on the things