Joseph Wayne Barnes was born in Alexander City, Alabama. After graduating from Sylacauga High School in 1985, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He spent several years touring overseas and witnessed firsthand both triumph and tragedy in the human condition.
He currently lives with his fiancée in the "Live Music Capital of the World", Austin, Texas.
Joseph writes about the many facets of the heart. Kingdoms is a journey from the beauty of love, to the determination to suceed, to the devastation of grief, loneliness, and despair.
Published in Canada by Brian Wrixon Books
Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Brian Wrixon Books (Canada) publishes anthologies of world poets as well as the poetic and prose works of individual authors who are members of the international writers' group, Poets with Voices Strong. Brian Wrixon Books (Canada) is a publisher registered with Library & Archives Canada.
The Art of Being Human: Volume 14 - Insomnia Published April 11, 2015
The Art of Being Human - Volume 13 Published March 13, 2015
Women of One World Published March 06, 2015
The Art of Being Human - Volume 12 Published January 24, 2015
Jungle Love & 2 dozen other naughty stories... Published January 24, 2015
My Passage to India Published January 02, 2015
The Golden Tree Published December 13, 2014
Saved by the Swell Published December 12, 2014