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Doug Brooks's Biography

Member Info

Huntington, WV
May 2009

Water Blakmon (D. M. B.) is a  featured artist in the Vibes Of Inner City Echoes movement.  We talk about current events, lifestyle, war, politics, racial discrimination using an artistic yet informative approach to reporting.  Doug M. Brooks the president of Chapter’s Advertising is the Senior editor and creator of  V.O.I.C.E magazine where we use the power of storytelling to produce and promote positive solutions and truth to real problems facing the world.

 I'm a writer of my times... I'm the soul food seasoning!

Influences

Tahar Djaout, Walter Mosley, Spike Lee, Maya Angelo, Jean Toomer, Langston Hughes, Zora Neal Hurston, Toni Morrison

Upcoming Works

Split Ends (Mystery-thriller, Novel)-- A tale of 5 friends from different religions who find two common bonds survival and womanhood.

Agents

Adonia Pearl

Recommended Links

Publishers

Xlibris 2004, VOICE publishing 2010

Et Cetera Marshall University English Department (The New Millennium Freedom Song) 2012

Interests & Hobbies

Reading, writing, boxing, working-out/running, movies, traveling and bike riding.