William Jervis


Native of Brooklyn, NY. Veteran of the Marine Corps and New York State National Guard. Single gay black male. Former truck driver sometime cook turned author.

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
I started writing early on in my teens (Journaling) I found it very relaxing and satisfying. I like to think of myself as a 'deep thinker'.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Actually, it started out as an entry into my journal. Journaling for me is to simply reflect; it keeps me centered. This book is not actually a story. It's a series of observations and conclusions I've come to concerning the notorious level of homophobia in the black community.
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Where to find William Jervis online


Me & Madison And The Button Hunt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The story of Madison and Billy, first cousins who fall in love after one's gay teen suicide is averted. Follow them through several decades of action, love and adventure as they become vigilantes to protect the ones they love.
Take It From An Old Black Homo; It Ain't What It Seems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
The author takes the reader through the Marine corps, National Guard, the prison system and the black church and examines the notorious homophobia in the African American community.

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