Black Author Showcase

Agents of Literary Change

Diane Martin
  • Female
  • Lansing, IL.
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Diane Martin's Friends

  • Sonja Cassandra Perdue
  • Anjuelle Floyd
  • Larry E. Toombs
  • Kesha
  • Jen Thomas
  • Gene Cartwright
  • Nika C. Beamon
  • Author Marlene
  • Eric M. Mackey
  • Olivia Brooks-Scrivanich
  • Jerry Butler
  • Roosevelt
  • Anita Shari Peterson
  • Jeff Brooks

Diane Martin's Groups

Diane Martin's Discussions


Diane Martin, Author

Profile Information

Currently Reside In: (City, State, Country)
Lansing, IL. USA
I'm a . . .
Have You "Freed Your Inner Book" Yet?
What You Need to Know About Me:
I am the author of "Never What it Seems", "Autumn Leaves", and "Fallen Angel."

Novels by Diane Martin

Create your own banner at!

Diane Martin's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Diane Martin's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Diane Martin's Blog

"You are not alone." - An Event

What better way to celebrate Black History Month than to celebrate it in the library dedicated to its founder?

Please join us Saturday, February 20, 2010 at the Carter G. Woodson Public Library, 9525 S. Halsted, Chicago, IL. from 9 am - 4 pm. The event is called, "You are not alone." Presenters will include Jeffery M. Leving, LTD ("Father's Rights"), Glenda Redfield (Foxxhole Radio), Cornelious M. Flowers III ("The Messengers"), and many… Continue

Posted on January 9, 2010 at 8:52pm

"You are not alone." - An Event

Hello Friends,

I hope that your new year is off to a good start...

I need your help. I am writing you because we are putting together a free event to help encourage and uplift individuals who have been affected by unemployment, poverty, a recent loss of a love one, etc. Everyone is going through something and people are feeling lost and helpless. The name of the event is, "You are not alone (Speak Purpose, Speak Power, & Speak Freedom )." We just want to bring together… Continue

Posted on January 5, 2010 at 5:21pm

Never What it Seems II: A Mother's Love (New Release)

Never What it Seems II: A Mother’s Love is a story of sacrifice, dedication, and unconditional love. Dee and AJ, best friends, thrown together by circumstances beyond their control are up against their biggest challenge ever – motherhood. Dee, mother of two adopted daughters, grew-up in a household void of love. She struggles each day to juggle a career and a family that desperately requires twenty-four hour attention, but she can’t assume a role foreign to her. Raised in a household with an… Continue

Posted on December 14, 2009 at 12:58pm

Never What it Seems & Autumn Leaves by Diane Martin

I am the author of Never What it Seems & Autumn Leaves.

Never What it Seems is the story of Dee Wellington and AJ Madison, two women who were born in Chicago, and much like the city; their lives are anything, but ordinary. Dee grew up in a dysfunctional household that by today’s standards would be considered completely ‘normal’. Trying to cope with life’s complexities, Dee contributes all of life’s changes to God’s will. Throughout the changes in her life, she resists the urge to… Continue

Posted on August 13, 2008 at 8:31am

Never What it Seems & Autumn Leaves by Diane Martin


Do you have a passion for reading? Do you want stories and characters that you can relate to? Then you would love my novels entitled, "Never What it Seems" and "Autumn Leaves."

"Never What it Seems" is the story of Dee Wellington and AJ Madison, two women who were born in Chicago, and much like the city; their lives are anything but ordinary. Dee grew up in a dysfunctional household that by today's standards would be considered completely 'normal' .Trying to cope with… Continue

Posted on June 27, 2008 at 7:33pm — 2 Comments

Comment Wall (14 comments)

You need to be a member of Black Author Showcase to add comments!

Join Black Author Showcase

At 7:37pm on October 20, 2015, FRANK KWABENA said…

Good Day,
How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on:( ) for the full details.
Have a nice day
Thanks God bless.


At 2:50pm on March 22, 2011, Will Glenn gave Diane Martin a gift
At 8:21pm on March 9, 2009, Jerry Butler said…
I would love to feature "you" as my guest on my show..If I am not your friend..please add me...also please call me @ the offc at 757 538 3540...757 971 3733 for on the banner below to be a guest...JB

At 12:32pm on July 1, 2008, Diane Martin said…
Thank you...
At 12:31pm on July 1, 2008, Diane said…
Greetings fellow Diane! Welcome to the community.
At 9:08pm on June 30, 2008, Diane Martin said…
Thank you so much...I appreciate it.
At 8:33pm on June 30, 2008, Clevette Harris said…
Welcome to our family, I'm sure you'll love it. My delayed response has been due to illness. Please join in and make yourself right at home.

At 9:18am on June 29, 2008, Diane Martin said…
At 3:36am on June 29, 2008, The Passion said…
hello D.

welcome to the show, enjoy and continue to do what you do and your moments will become, all that you desire
At 11:00pm on June 28, 2008, Diane Martin said…
For several years...I'm new at writing novels. I was blessed to have studied under some of the greats in literature.

Latest Activity


Please do not greet everyone on the site with large images and announcements of your book or business. Yes, you want to tell the world, but learn the fine art of subtlety. A simple welcome and signature/link is fine. Let them ask you for more.
We have lost numerous members because of the amount of 'friend' mail they instantly receive. This Hurts Everyone.
Spam is unsolicited advertising, whether it is posted as comments on other members' pages or is emailed for marketing purposes.

Please be considerate. Post your advertisement in the proper Articles/Forum or Group. There are free classifieds on the Pages tab. You can post your information on your profile and even update your blog as often as you like.

We are not into censorship, so please don't make us ask you to leave. Be kind and unselfish - don't spam.

Cyber Tech Tips for Writers

↑ Grab this Headline Animator

Get It, Mail It, Share It! Fresh BAS - Share the Literary Love

Click Here to DONATE TODAY!

Let the Black Author Showcase come to you: Subscribe to the Articles Newsletter

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Submit to RestNews.COM


Share This On Your Website

© 2017   Created by Diane.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service