In late 2003 Stephen D. Smith sat down to start the novel he was always meant to write. An accomplished reporter with the Tallahassee Democrat newspaper, a voracious reader and writer since childhood, he was perfectly primed to fulfill his lifetime ambition.
For the next two years he worked on creating a 200-page manuscript, finding time at the weekends and late-nights to get it down on paper. The resulting work, The Last American Negro, is a compelling tale of a dark-skinned black… Continue
Posted on January 9, 2009 at 6:00pm