Richard Charlton Jones

Atlanta, GA

Richard Charlton Pharris Jones served as Editor-in-Chief for Morris Brown College's student publication, The Wolverine Observer, which won the first-place Southern Regional Press Institute award. He was senior staff writer for the San Diego Voice & Viewpoint, and had his own column, "Give Me My Flowers", which featured local San Diego unsung heroes. His articles and book reviews have appeared in SBC, Venus, and the Brothers United Nashville newsletter, The Source. He has also contributed to Morehouse Magazine and Delta Air Lines' in-flight magazine. As an Oprah scholar, Richard earned his bachelor's degree in English from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. He is the author of two novels, Two of Hearts (2007 Publish America ISBN 9781424192663) and TRI (2010 City Stone Publishing ISBN 9780982387924). His third novel, King of Hearts will be published in 2014 and he has created a web serial, Wicked Wives, that will debut in 2014.

  • Work
    • Andrew & Walter Young YMCA Child Care Counselor
  • Education
    • Morehouse College