Releasing The Guards
Vendor: Creation House
Publication Date: July 08, 2009
Number of Pages: 128
Dimensions: 8.50 × 5.50 (inches)
A Clinical Social Worker employed by the Wake County Public School System, Christopher J. Gooden attended North Carolina State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology with a concentration in criminal justice. His post graduate work was completed at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he earned a Masters of Social Work degree with a clinical concentration.
A writer of various styles of poetry, Mr. Gooden has authored a collection entitled Looking In the Mirror, a compilation of cultural poetry addressing the social issues facing African Americans from slavery to the twentieth century. His work has been displayed at the African American Cultural Complex in Raleigh, North Carolina and The Hayti Heritage Center in Durham, North Carolina. Mr. Gooden is the author of a self-published book of romantic poetry entitled Loves’ Shadows and also writes for a local greeting card company.
Mr. Gooden attends Watts Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina. A member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity, he enjoys golfing, bowling, movies, and writing, and lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.