Daniel Walker, Sr

Biography

Daniel L. Walker, Sr was born in 1972 in Midland, Pennsylvania to Bennie and Lula Walker. From a child he has always had a passion for writing; by the age of 14 he began to channel his energy through poetry. At the age of 21 he attended Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a major in Legal Studies.
In 1996 he met Teirra Jones, and they would eventually get married on May 23, 1998. They were blessed with 3 children Jaimie L. Walden, Danyel L. Walker, and Daniel L. Walker, Jr. He became a member of the NAACP Washington Pennsylvania Branch, which he held the title Chairman of Legal Redress.
In 2012 he received an “Appreciation Award” from the Grayson Athletic Association in Grayson, Georgia for his hard work and dedication with the local youths. In the summer of 2013 he wrote his first poetry novel titled “God’s Rain”, which is scheduled for release in the summer of 2014.

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
I started writing about the age of 12.
What's the story behind your latest book?
The story behind my latest book is about being in a large family and dealing with abuse. So I used poetry as my way of escape.
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Where to find Daniel Walker, Sr online

Twitter: @BigDan1972
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Books

God's Rain: Poetry of Love, Life, and Family
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Daniel L. Walker has written many poems about difficult times he experienced in his life. His debut poetry novel 2014 Mary Ballard Award Nominee titled” God’s Rain” talks about his personal demons, his marriage to co-author Teirra Walker, and dealing with rumors that his father allegedly molested a family member.

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