Terry Angel Mason was born in Los Angeles California and later relocated to the San Diego area where he has lived the majority of his life. Bishop Angel Mason currently pastors in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas. Mason is also a prolific writer, poet, author, singer, songwriter and Civil Rights Activist, who has been written about in numerous national and international magazines and newspapers “Love Won’t Let Me Be Silent" chronicles Mason’s struggles as a Black Gay Christian and the struggles of other Black Gay men and women within the LGBT community. You will find that this book is an excellent resource that offers wise counsel to family members, friends and parents of gay children on how to understand, embrace and support them in their struggle to survive in what is not always a tolerant world; and assist them in reconciling their faith and spirituality so that they can live a productive life. As you read his poetry, compelling articles and masterfully crafted stories you can’t help but feel his passion, presence, emotion and genius in his words and you sense his strength in his legacy of faith and cultural activism and artistry. www.terryangelmason.com
Mason is an extraordinary poet and writer who is known for his breakthrough revolutionary book, Love Won't Let Me Be Silent, that is becoming a testament for many gays and lesbians struggling with their sexuality and the need to come out to their family and friends. What started out as a self-published nonfiction book has now become a literary phenomenon consistently earning him numerous literary nominations; while at the same time, gaining a place of reverence in the hearts and minds of millions of readers -- both men and women worldwide.
Author's Website: WWW.TERRYANGELMASON.COM
*Nominated for Several National Literary Awards*