Samuel T. Phillips
Born in Covington, Kentucky Samuel T. Phillips began writing at the young age of nine. By thirteen he became well aware of his talent and started writing full steam. Samuel was first published in an anthology of young Poets entitled Wellsprings in 2002. In 2003 he was awarded honorable mention through Cincinnati ‘s arts competition for Poetry in the Overture Awards. Attending Northern Kentucky University, he studied English Literature and Creative Writing, Irish, African and African-American History and was privileged to study under Frank X. Walker. In 2009 Phillips graduated with his BA and has since been a prolific Writer and advocate of the Spoken Word Arts in his community.