Wendy Coakley-Thompson


I'm the author of Writing While Black, Triptych, Back to Life (2004 Romantic Times Award nominee), and What You Won't Do For Love (optioned for cable television). I'm also Examiner.com's DC Publishing Industry Examiner. I've written for music and fashion/lifestyle magazines in both New Jersey and The Bahamas. I co-hosted The Book Squad with Karyn Langhorne Folan and earned an Associated Press/Chesapeake Award for my work as a commentator for Metro Connection on WAMU, a Washington D.C. National Public Radio affiliate.

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Writing While Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,290. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
After multiple rejections, Christina creates a Caucasian alter ego and writes a lily-white novel. When her agent actually sells it, she can’t resist the lucrative book deal. So, Christina embarks on a journey, questioning priorities and wondering if dreams and reality can co-exist…

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