Author Truth Russell

Truth born in the winter of '83 on a Military base and raised in O Fallon, IL never realized his writing abilities until he was deeply depressed from love and hurt as a teenager. From then on his pen began to flow. After turning his passion into a profession, he published two extraordinary books, "When I Speak"and"Divided." This maturing author, poet, and spoken word artist has performed at numerous artist events, received awards and accolades from other authors and poets including Poetry.com's Editor’s Choice Award for his poems "Let's Pray 1"and"Decison of a Man." Truth is a controversial writer and poet because of his style. Truth is a motivator who has experienced hurt and pain believes poetry is a way to release to your soul.