Robert A. Williams, M.Ed
Reader, writer, author, educator, jazz, budding entrepreneur, disc jockey, NIU Office of Community Affairs, City of DeKalb Human Relation Commissioner.
I founded the Invisible Dragon in 2007 to journal my life, past and present.
Exactly Five feet 11 inches
I am a native Chicagoan; I have lived in Pittsburgh and Atlanta,
Favorite teams: L.A. Lakers, New York Yankees
Childhood fear: Hunger, poverty, racism, implicit bias
Favorite people: Family members, strangers
I write about life’s subject matters.
My experiences are my religious principles. I treat people as they would like to be treated.
I have M. Ed. and an education in postsecondary reading. Presently, I work at Northern Illinois University in the Community Affairs Department.
I am bi-lingual as my mother and grandmother spoke fluent profanity. I will use it on occasion in their honor when applicable to illustrate a point. If you’re offended, I am unapologetic. Nevertheless, chalk it up as a lesson in diversity, linguistics, and ethnic culture.