Rashaun J. Allen

Biography

Rashaun Allen is a proven author and professional speaker. He is the author of A Walk Through Brooklyn and In The Moment. This dynamic young man has been noted and quoted in publication throughout the capital region of New York: The Chronicle, The Troy Record & Albany Student Press.

He also works as an Assistant Store Manager. Where he is responsible for the day to day operations of a multi-million dollar store. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and English from SUNY Albany and he obtained his Master of Business Administration from The College of Saint Rose.

A Community Organizer, who has been involved in multiple non-for-profit organizations. Most notably, as a brother of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc, who has held many chapter level positions such as Treasurer, Program Director, Sigma Beta Club Committee member and Undergraduate Advisor.

Smashwords Interview

What are three things readers don’t know about you?
• I once went sky diving and met my heart on the ground
• I've been inside a pyramid in Egypt
• I tend to eat with my eyes
How did you get started writing?
Growing up I kept a journal. It was my feelings as rhymes, stories and sayings.
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Rashaun J. Allen online


Where to buy in print


Books

In The Moment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by Royal Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In The Moment is a collection of twenty-four poems, inspired by experiences, which capture important moments that people have in their lives. The poems are about courage, heartache and love. Written from the heart, read between the lines, and gain a new perspective on life through words that are soothing to the soul, unsettling to the narrow minded and a breath of fresh air to the conscious.
A Walk Through Brooklyn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Royal Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A Walk Through Brooklyn is a collection of nineteen poems. It expresses the black experience from the vantage point of an African-American man. The poems deal with inspiration, love, abandonment, and loss. The pictures painted through words will persuade you to read this poetry book again and again.

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