R.J. Jeffreys is a poet, writer, novelist, writing coach and mentor, celebrity ghost writer, playwright, Executive Producer Digital Media for VIDA Voices & Views, and contributing editor and Senior Producer Radio Interviews Media for Tiferet Journal. He is the host of The Write Step with RJ Jeffreys radio interview show. Jeffreys’ poetry, prose and dramatic works have appeared in numerous publications, media outlets and websites such as Mass Poetry.org, 100 Thousand Poets for Change, Tiferet Journal, Saint Julian Press, Bareback Alchemy and the anthologies, The Darwin Murders, Tasteful Murders and Stories from a Holiday Heart, among others. He is also a "best of the web" Shorty Award nominee and a frequent guest speaker on national media outlets. Jeffreys' The Write Step blog is also featured by Networkedblogs.com as a top ten website for writing advice.
R.J. Jeffreys is a Mensa member; a Phi Theta Kappa Honors program inductee; listed in 'Who's Who' of college students in North America and Canada and in the International Dean's List. His first poem was published at age 15 by the Library of Congress and his first play Mort was professionally produced and staged in Boston, Massachusetts when he was 26.
When not pursuing his daily work, Mr Jeffreys enjoys creating graphic artworks and playing his classic Fender Jazz bass guitar.
Comendation from The Honorable Deval L. Patrick
71st Governor of Massachusetts (2007-2015)
In 2012, R.,J Jeffreys was appointed the Massachusetts Project Organizer for the global 100 Thousand Poets for Change for which he received a signed letter of commendation from Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick. This world-wide event became the largest single poetry reading in the history of the world and was permanently archived by Stanford University.