Tanefa Wallace


T.S. Wallace has been many things and most recently got paid to teach English to teenagers. Now, she's out of the classroom, but still guiding students in her own way. She has co-edited and been published in Octopus Dreams, Poetry in Baltimore's first anthology as well as been published in Poetry Ink's Tenth Anniversary Anthology and is now currently working on three novels in different stages of development from finished and in the editing and revising process, to only an outline.

Smashwords Interview

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The characters coming to life and the release of emotion and tension that occurs when the words hit the page just so.
What's the story behind your latest book?
The story behind this book of poetry is my heart. It had been a rough few years with some interludes of sanity and real relationship building but it was also a time for reflection put to paper for me.
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Where to find Tanefa Wallace online


Tangerine Blues
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » African American
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NEW EDITION - Now includes 8 new poems, 3 spoken word videos & an interview! This is a poetry book of love, life and the pain and beauty they both hold. This book is sectioned like eating a ripe piece of fruit, Tart & Tainted for pieces of fruit you wish you didn't partake of, Scintillatingly Sweet for ripe mango moments and The Flesh & The Skin for times when the entirety of life are explored.

Tanefa Wallace's tag cloud

adolescence    adolescent angst    beauty    children    coming of age    hate    love    men    politics    sex    women