Deshaun had an unusual relationship with his father. At a tender age of twelve, his father always had doubts about him being biologically his which subsequently drove him to the streets. Hanging out and being loyal to friends nearly cost Deshaun his life. After evaluating hisself, De was faced with the possibility of never coming home. While incarcerated he met all kinds of criminals and had to distinguish himself amongst the weak where only the strong survived. Being a stickup kid growing up in da eighties gave him the strength he needed to stay alive but there was still a void in his life. He needed to find out the truth about his father and the things he encountered while trying to accomplish this nearly made him hit rock bottom. It is later on in life that he figures out the reason for his estranged relationship with his father.
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Thomas Allen was born in Brooklyn, New York grew up in Crown Heights and moved to Flatbush in the early eighties during the tumultuous crack epidemic. Thomas was able to avoid getting involved in drugs and stayed focused in breakdancing and school. He had a very turbulent childhood and had to learn the hard way during his last year in high school. In 1989, he had to go away for seven years but that did not deter him from pursuing his goals. Once released in 1997, Thomas went on to finish College completing his Sociology degree in Brooklyn College in 2003 and found comfort in writing during that time. While trying his luck with Corporate America, Thomas found that he was still being held accountable for his past. Being frustrated with life Thomas decided to try something new and started writing in hopes that one day someone will hear his story. He is currently working on his second manuscript "Chasing a Dream" and "Runaway Bride" as we speak.
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