Lorna Dawson

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

It is such a blessing and comforting to me to have people throughout the USA and abroad reading my work. Your support is greatly appreciated. Below are a few photos that illustrate how words are capable of reaching others throughout the world. Please email a picture of you taken with my novel/s at taj.shotwell@gmail.com. It will be posted only on this website with other supporters. Indicate the city, state, and country where you live. I am deeply honored by your support of my work- "Middle Child."   Please don't forget to get a copy of the "Middle Child 2". and "Family & Faith".  Thank you and enjoy the reading.

Taj Shotwell


  Educator, Best Selling Author, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Playwright, Poet

Book Fair Tallahassee Community College

L​arry  Walls

Bremerton, Washington

Vivian Carpenter

" The Fifth Letter"

Detroit, Michigan

Spencer Ingram, Talk Show Host

Tallahassee, Florida

Charlotte Hoyle and Rose Ford at Memphis Sounds

Memphis, TN

 New Sardis Baptist Church                           -- Ollie Johnson

Collierville, Tennessee

Nishat  Jannah

San Francisco, California

Book Signing -Cherry Laurel Tallahassee, Florida

Rose Jackson Ford

Memphis, Tennessee

Ronald Gray

​Laurel, Maryland

Harold James

 Reno,  Nevada

Lisa Robinson - Memphis, Tennessee

Fatmah Radovich

Santa Ana, Costa Rica

Rhonda Westley,

Clarksdale, Mississippi

The  Ott's

Corpus Christi, Texas

Cruising with Taj along Alaska/Canada