Curtis Bunn

Curtis Bunn is an Essence magazine #1 bestselling author and has been featured in many publications, including Black Enterprise, Uptown, and Rolling Out. He is the author of four novels and the founder of the National Book Club Conference, an organization that hosts an annual literary event for African-American readers and authors.

Books by this Author

Seize the Day
The Truth Is in the Wine
The Old Man in the Club
Homecoming Weekend
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Focus on solutions, not problems.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. "A Baby';" "Replaced You;" "Hold That Thought;" "Let Me;" "Right Now" - all by my daughter, Gwen Bunn

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, ambition, selflessness

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. No one; I'm good with being me.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Playing the piano.

Author Voices

March 18, 2011

Everyday I punish myself by listening to at least a few minutes of talk radio hosted by right wing talking heads that spew their vile agenda against President Barack Obama.

I listen because I'm astonished that, for all the President has been up against, never do I hear any of these critics acknowledge that he should be wearing a repair man's overalls. For, much of what President Obama has been doing is working hard as I can recall a president working to fix the mess left behind by his predecessor, former President Bush.

He took over a country in need of health care reform with a huge deficit, an unstable economy, suspect foreign policies,... see more