NEW RELEASE: CROOKED SMILING LIGHT, A CHAPBOOK POETRY COLLECTION BY ALAN KING

Plan B Press just released Crooked Smiling Light by Alan King. This collection already garnered praise from Maryland Poet Laureate Grace Cavalieri andKingsley Tufts Poetry Award-winner John Murillo. Order your copy today.  “To read Alan King’s Crooked Smiling Light is to get an honest take on what it means to be a grown ass Black man in a world with little […]

I missed my book anniversary by two months!

In the midst of all the craziness with the election and pandemic, I forgot the 4-year anniversary of my second book, POINT BLANK, which was in October. So while putting in those 10,000 hours of practice, I created a little something for the occasion. I included quotes and blurbs from folks who were generous enough […]

My Fake Music Ad for #AGEditChallenge

Today, I submitted my video (below) to the Artgrid x Artlist Edit Challenge, August 20 – September 20. You have to tell a story, using footage from Artgrid and using music from Artlist. You can do a fake movie trailer or commercial. I did an ad for a fake music arts campaign. Contestants can win […]

Music Credits for the DRIFT Audiobook

Earlier this week, I announced the release of my audiobook, DRIFT, which is now available on Audible! The audiobook ended up being more musical than I expected, which was a pleasant surprise. So here are the credits for the music accompaniment: Intro – “5 Piece” by Black Ant 3 a.m. – “Night Music” by Kevin […]

A Back-to-School Video

Something cool happened a few weeks ago. I shot and edited this video for my client, Sasha Ariel Alston aka “The Stem Queen.” It was for a back-to-school campaign for a national brand.