WrittenVoicesBlog.com was formerly apart of the now defunct website, AAKultureZone.com. We want to introduce and thank our dedicated columnists who have built up this publication over the years.
Tyora Moody, Managing Editor
Tyora Moody is the author Soul-Searching Suspense novels, When Rain Falls (March 2012), When Memories Fade (April 2013) and Deep Fried Trouble (June 2013). As an literary-focused entrepreneur, she has assisted countless authors with developing an online presence via her company, TywebbinCreations.com. Popular services include virtual book tours, book trailers, customized WordPress websites and book covers for independent authors.
DIY with Ty is an instructional and consulting company owned and operated by Tyora. She aims to take the mystery out of the “geeky” stuff in a way anyone can understand and learn how to do-it-yourself.
For her writing endeavors, visit her online at TyoraMoody.com.
COLUMN: The Journey
As a Christian author, Becky DeWitt’s writings reveal trials and tribulations as well as edification to the soul. Her books express the need to talk about Jesus Christ from the ordinary everyday perspective with titles that are uncommon and the cover art as well.
In 2008 she published her first children’s short story, “Destiny’s Closet,” which developed into a book by 2009. “Destiny’s Closet” teaches children the importance of developing a personal relationship with God. The success and well-reception of “Destiny’s Closet” inspired Becky to follow-up with a sequel, titled, “Destiny’s Closet -Circle of Friends,” which was published in November 2010. “Destiny’s Closet – Circle of Friends” continues the adventures of Destiny, Becca, and Mauri and their growing relationship with Jesus. “Destiny’s Closet – The Wonder School” is the third book in the series where the children are in the school that they prayed and asked Jesus for.
She has published four adult inspirational books with Brentwood Christian Press. The Fruit of Your Lips is the latest book that was published in July 2011 with Authorhouse. Her articles are also published in the Christian Voice, the local area Christian magazine, that is published and distributed throughout the Carolinas. Becky is currently working on a new project focusing on the Indie Gospel artists, Devine Glory Magazine based out of the Florence, SC. She also works with The Columbia Writer’s Alliance Group, www.colawriters.com.
COLUMN: Healing in the Vessel
Jacqueline Goodwin is the author of Healing in the Vessel. Healing in the Vessel is about Jacqueline Goodwin’s testimonies. She shares how God elevated her to a level of faith. The book exposes how she allowed the power of God to work in her life. Goodwin discuss openly about how God healed her from HIV, a death trap Satan sent to her not by a stranger but by someone she trusted. Among an abundance of other miracles, Goodwin discuss a near fatal accident that could have claimed her entire immediate family if God had not given the order for death to stand still.
COLUMN: BOOK REVIEWER
Tavares. S. Carney is the President and CEO of Echelon Entertainment, a boutique promotions company which promotes uplifting and positive books, music, theatrical works, businesses and events. The primary vision of Echelon Entertainment is to inspire, motivate and encourage. Tavares is a book reviewer of primarily Christian fiction, and also considers romance, self-help and some mainstream literature for review. Mrs. Carney has had her reviews published in Inspired Woman Today, Key of Gee E-zine, Exodus Magazine and Inspire Us Now. She is also a contributor to the Motown Writers Network blog and the Sankofa Literary Society. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Mrs. Carney is also an entertainment journalist and aspiring novelist. Visit Tavares at TavaresWrites.com.
COLUMN: Therapy Sessions
Damainion L. Ewell is the Editor-In-Chief of Gospel Highlights, an all-new Christian lifestyle and gospel music magazine. The magazine was launched in May, 2009, and can be viewed at http://www.gospelhighlights.com. He has been a freelance writer for almost 12 years, and his work has been seen by readers all over the world.
Damainion relocated back to the Washington, D.C. area in late 2008, and his pen is on fire for the glory of Jesus Christ. Along with his magazine endeavors, he is working on his first book, the tentatively titled “The Articles Of Inspiration,” and is enjoying the perks of being the father of three beautiful children. Damainion can be reached via his official website: http://www.godswriter.com.
Alvin C. Romer
COLUMN: Views from the Catbird Seat
Alvin C. Romer hails rom Miami, but the African-American Diaspora is his stage. He brings a passion for books and a lifelong enthusiasm in promoting African-American readership and the adherence to family literary. Alvin is a freelance writer, and a Research Analyst. You can find Alvin online a TheRomerReview.com and his blog, VERBATIM! He is one of the contributors in the anthology, The Soul of a Man.