Dr. Akeam A. Simmons is an accomplished writer. He has written 15 other books, including three of poetry-Black Tears, Riding On the Wind, and A Poet’s Heart. Dr. Simmons is currently the Senior pastor at Liberty Missionary Baptist Church, where he has been serving for 14 years. Dr. Simmons has also written a number of novels and self help books. He and his wife Kimberly lives in Maylene Alabama.