Meet Dr. David Moy


Name: David Alan Moy

Parents: Avery and Jessica Moy

Wife: Olivia Moy

Son: Jason Moy

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee

Occupation: Renowned author/poet


  • Bachelor of Arts - English Literature (University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff)
  • Honorary Doctorate - Morehouse College

Published works include:
  • Prose and Poise
  • Love, In Words
  • Her Body's Desire
  • The Authorized Biography of Charles Dunn Downey
  • The Comprehensive African American Literature Anthology - Volume I
  • Lover’s Quarrel

Known for creating beautiful poetry dedicated to his wife.

CLICK HERE to read one of the rare interviews Dr. Moy consented to before his untimely death! 

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