WCP Authors

Al Dickens

Al Dickens was born in Winter Haven, Florida. He and his family (mother, father and sister) moved to Newark, New Jersey in the early forties. Raised in the streets of Newark’s 2nd and 3rd wards made it almost inevitable that Al would start having serious trouble with the law by the age of 14. Al …


Amy Morford

Amy Morford grew up a country kid in Northern California who from an early age loved to read and appreciated the companionship and loyalty found in dogs. After graduating from California State University at Sacramento with a B.A. in Psychology, rather than analyze human behaviors she steered her interests to understanding dogs. Over the years …


Angel Santos

Angel Santos is one of the leading ladies in Wahida Clark’s Thug Series. She is married to Kaylin Santos, author of Gunsmoke and they have two children. She is a practicing attorney at her husband’s record label in New York. She has three best friends, Tasha, Kyra and Jaz.


Anthony Fields

After being sentenced to fifteen years in prison for attempted murder, Anthony Fields discovered his love for the written word. Born and raised in Washington, D.C., a desire to rise above his conditions caused him to pen his first novel, Angel presented by Teri Woods. Having watched that book receive critical acclaim and staying on …


Cash

Cash was born Reginald Alexander and raised in Cleveland, Ohio but lived most of his life in Atlanta, Georgia. He decided to start writing fiction while incarcerated at a state prison in Georgia. His style is gritty, raw, and real. Even from the depths of confinement he has an imagination that’s in overdrive. His debut …


Charmaine White

The voice of young adults uses relevant experiences to write colorful stories for teenagers. Charmaine White was raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and currently lives in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. Being a high school senior, involved in Varsity Cheerleading and honors groups, such as The National Honor Society, she is able to be the voice of young …


Dr. Tiffany Anderson

California native and mother of three, Tiffany Anderson has been working in the beauty industry for more than a decade specializing in natural hair care. A certified Trichologist and Sisterlock consultant with an applauded expertise in the often-overlooked epidemic of hair/scalp disorders, Tiffany has emerged as a distinguished voice for the natural hair community. Motivated …


Flo Anthony

A multi-award winning journalist, Flo Anthony has hosts the daily nationally syndicated radio show “Gossip On The Go With Flo,” heard in over 20 markets. Author of the Black Expressions Bestselling novel, “Deadly Stuff Players,” Flo is also the Publisher/editor in chief of blacknoir.nyc and writes a weekly syndicated newspaper column “Go With The Flo,” …


Gloria Dotson-Lewis

Gloria Dotson-Lewis is a budding author who resides in a suburb near Chicago. Her debut, Living Proof was a short story contribution to the critically acclaimed HIV/AIDS anthology, The Shattered Glass Effect. Ninety-Nine Problems and You Got Me Twisted are her first young adult novels. Currently pursuing her degree in Social Work, this married mother …


Ice Mike

Michael A. Davis aka Ice Mike was born and raised in San Diego, California and has been writing for 32 months. He is currently serving time in a California State Prison. To date he has penned a number of yet to be published novels including: Dipped in Chocolate (an erotic anthology), Golden State Heavyweights, Passion …


Intelligent Allah

Intelligent Allah is a Brooklyn-born bestselling author and editor known by family and friends as Intell. He also writes under the penname Vance Burrows in honor of his deceased friend Boo (Varence Burrows). Intelligent was a poet and aspiring rapper from Brooklyn until he was incarcerated in 1994. While serving 18 1/2 years in prison, …


Kayenne

Kayenne, pronounced just like the pepper Cayenne, likes to write stories with passion. Kayenne’s the author of Groupie’s Inc, Swipe and Wifey of a Baller. She adds that spicy sizzle to urban lit that keeps readers coming back. She loves to hear from readers. Her email is kayennewrites@aol.com or like her page on Facebook or …


Kaylin Santos

Kaylin Santos is the CEO of his own record label in New York City. He is the father of a son Malik, and daughter, Jahara. He and his wife Angel Santos (bestselling author of SWAG) are star characters in Wahida Clark’s Thug Series: Thugs and the Women Who Love Them (Part 1 of the “Thug …


Mike Jefferies

Master Story teller Mike Jefferies is the creator of the one of a kind Hip-Hop series: A Life for A Life. He has now completed its third installment and still lives in Charlotte N.C. where he is currently penning his 8th novel. Be sure to follow him on Facebook at Mike Jefferies the author.


Mike Sanders

Mike Sanders, born and raised in Charlotte, N.C. is the author of four urban novels including THIRSTY and THIRSTY 2. Today, he is hard at work on his fifth novel DEAD CENTER.


Missy Jackson

Growing up in the streets of New Jersey was no cakewalk for Missy Jackson. After enduring the all too common trials of the hood, Missy found herself turning to writing as a positive therapeutic outlet. Missy currently resides in Somerset, New Jersey.


Rashawn Hughes

Rashawn Hughes is the father of two beautiful daughters. He was raised in both Lefrak City Queens and Uniondale Long Island. At the age of twenty-two, he was convicted and sentenced to twenty years in prison for a shooting in a street altercation where a man lost his life. While in prison Mr. Hughes has …


Sereniti Hall

Sereniti Hall was born Dorothy Hall and raised in Augusta, Georgia. In 2004 she was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison. While in Marianna Federal Prison Camp, Sereniti began writing her first novel Feenin’. Feenin’ was chosen on the Library Journal’s top ten list for Street lit. Sereniti grew up on the streets of …


Shawn Jihad Trump

Shawn Jihad Trump was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania on May 25th, 1976. He has resided in the Pittsburgh area his whole life. He is married to his wife Tinesha and has two children, Shainiece and Shaianna. He began writing while serving a 84 month sentence in Federal Prison for distribution w/ intent. Writing was a …

 


Sparkle

Sparkle is a pseudonym for Shelia M. Goss, a national bestselling author and screenwriter. Her seventeenth book in print will be released nationwide in February 2014. She writes in multiple genres. USA Today says, “Goss has an easy, flowing style with her prose…” She’s received many accolades in her career, including being a finalist in …


Tash Hawthorne

Born in Summit, NJ and raised in the Valley section of Orange, NJ, Tash Hawthorne cannot be viewed as the typical Jersey Girl. Writing evolved from that of her mother. Tash showed early signs of her gift of script at the age of 9; winning second place in a state-wide essay contest for students in …


Tasha Macklin

Tasha Macklin is one of the leading ladies in Wahida Clark’s Thug Series (Thugs and the Women Who Love Them, Every Thug Needs A Lady, Thug Matrimony, Thug Lovin’, Justify My Thug and Honor Thy Thug). Her debut novel Baller Dreams was a certified hit. Vindicated is her second novel. She currently resides in New …


Trae Macklin

Trae ‘The Boss’ Macklin is one of the Leading Male Stars in Wahida Clark’s Thug Series: (Every Thug Needs A Lady, Thug Matrimony, Justify My Thug, Thug Lovin’ and Honor Thy Thug). He is the husband to authoress, Tasha Macklin (Baller Dreams). They currently reside in New York with their three boys. Trae has penned, …


UMAR QUADEER

Was raised in North Philadelphia, at a time were the city was the murder capital of the United States. At the age of 13 Umar moved to Sacramento California where he was introduced to Crips and Bloods. A year later he moved back to Philly with a gangster mentality. At 6 years old Umar learned …


Victor L. Martin

Al Dickens was born in Winter Haven, Florida. He and his family (mother, father and sister) moved to Newark, New Jersey in the early forties. Raised in the streets of Newark’s 2nd and 3rd wards made it almost inevitable that Al would start having serious trouble with the law by the age of 14. Al …


Wahida Clark

Four-time New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark has become one of the most sought after Urban Lit authors of this generation and is one of only 4 Urban (Street) Lit authors to appear on the New York Times bestseller list. Wahida began writing her first novel while serving a 9 ½ year prison sentence, …