Author/Poet/Public Speaker

“I have been highly influenced by the oral tradition of my ancestors. My great grandparents and grandparents are ever present in my writing. The strength of their character and creativity is carried from one generation to another when we continue the legacy of telling their stories. It is my desire that my readers will experience these stories with all their senses and emotions. In this way, we bring our history , our culture, and our heritage forward – leaving nothing behind – for our present prodigy.”

My mom and I – “Her Legacy Continues”

Patricia Boyd Wilson has been writing for more than half her life, yet she doesn’t want to be categorized by any particular genre. She is inspired by the beauty of nature, experiences in life, multiple generations, indigenous people, other cultures, fine art, music, and the Holy Spirit.

Patricia is a native of Brownsville, Tennessee. However she spent much of her childhood and teenage years in Cleveland, Ohio. She has lived in Arizona and California. She now resides in the Metro Atlanta area. Each of these cultures has contributed to her worldview and writing style. Whether she is writing poetry, prose, or devotional material, her content is both rural and urban. Faith and family play a critical part in her perceptions of the world. She strives to make a connection between generations through her work.

Patricia has a BA in English and a BA in Biblical Studies from The Master’s University in Southern California. She also holds a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, Georgia. She has been an educator for more than half her working life, teaching a variety of grades and enjoying every minute of it.

Patricia enjoys people. She loves talking to her readers as well as creatives of all ages.. She is always open to dialogue. You may contact her through this website, on her Facebook page, or email: patriciaboydwilson@bene-log.com. Feel free to leave your comments on the blog. She is also available for book discussions, readings, and classes for book clubs, and writing guilds, and religious groups.

You may order her latest books by clicking the links below or from Amazon.com.

Jeremy Finds Happiness
https://amzn.to/2tHfdiA
Jeremy Finds Happiness is a delightful story about a boy who discovers happiness in a variety of ways after losing his mother and moving in with is uncle on a Mississippi farm.
https://amzn.to/37fTpIV
Various and sundry voices fill my heart. Voices full of life, laughter, and love. Voices filled with sadness, worry, and stress. Voices that shape dreams and trust. Voices that birth hope, new goals, and new dreams. Voices from one generation to another – This is what I hear!
https://amzn.to/378iTb5
Friendship was everything to Toddalene Henry and the Brainiac Crew was the source of that friendship. They had everything: intelligence, beauty, talent . . . yet, none of these qualities could prevent the pain inflicted on their hearts and bodies.
https://amzn.to/361wYqq
Do you know your pastor’s heart? Have you ever considered how life experiences play a role in his or her identity? Musings of a Pastor’s Heart begins where theology meets life.