International Best Selling Author

Carolyn Coleman

Carolyn Coleman is a daughter, wife, mother, sister, cousin, friend, and co-worker from Bessemer, Alabama. She has a B.S. in Nursing from Samford University and an M.A. in Health Service Administration from Strayer University. Carolyn is a member of the Birmingham Black Nurses Association, Inc., serving as the Chairperson of the Outreach committee, and is the current President of the Bessemer Public Library Trustee Board. She has a big heart and volunteers in her community.

Carolyn has more than 36 years of experience as a critical care nurse and five years as a nurse case manager. She worked with hospital administrators to establish plans regarding complex patient cases, concentrating on outcome management, utilizing best practices, and advocating for patients. She is also an adjunct instructor.

Carolyn is the author of four books about Gentry, who faces her life choices, as we all do, Happiness Hurt Healing, The Re-Entry of Gentry, Gentry’s Journal, and Gentry’s Circle of Friends. For Carolyn, writing is cathartic. She enjoys reading and staying active by line dancing, walking, and spending time with her family and friends.



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Happiness Hurt Healing

Gentry finds herself where many people have found themselves, heartbroken. The deception of a loved one. How does she heal?

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The Re-Entry of Gentry

Gentry is back with the advice of her father and the push from her friends, she decides it may be time to get back into the dating game.

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Gentry’s Journey

Gentry is back by popular demand. One never knows what lies ahead in life. Life can be a roller coaster with its ups and downs…