has worked in almost every aspect of written media — from book publishing and magazines to the world of online journalism. Where have you read his work? I’ve written for the likes of A Plus, Inc. Magazine, Okayplayer, Politic 365, Black Web 2.0, QBR, Global Grind and many others. One of his most rewarding roles has been writing extensively for music website SoulBounce, for which he serves as senior editor.

A native of Dallas, Texas, Donte relocated to Brooklyn, New York, in 2007 and can always be found working on a collection of short stories and poems and hopes to one day finish his first novel.