Torrance Stephens

Mr. Stephens is a writer, poet, essayist, columnist, educator and doctor by trade. His insightful and sometimes hilarious, but always real articles has attributed to his non-traditional fame, attracting readers and fans from all walks of life, across the country. His work has appeared in print and publications such as NOMMO, Creative Loafing, Rolling Out (circulation approx. 1.5 million), Talking Drum, the North Avenue Review and other periodicals. Dr. Stephens has successfully published over 2 dozen articles in Medical Journals and reviews covering such range of topics as HIV risks, AIDs, Homelessness, and Sexual behavior amongst AA college students. He has a huge following both within the academic community and without. His travels beyond the borders of the US have garnered an international following as he continues to dedicate his life to improving the life of others. Stephens, a graduate of Hamilton High School (Memphis, TN), later attended Morehouse College where he studied, Psychology, Biology and Chemistry. He received a Master's Degree in Educational Psychology and Measurement from Atlanta University and a Ph.D. in Counseling from Clark Atlanta University.

Mr. Stephens currently resides in Atlanta with his two children. He is currently working on a book of essays and his next novel, both to be released soon. You can interact with Mr. Stephens at his blog