© 2019 by Allen Shaw

Writing of the Week

December 15, 2019

 Four sightings down with seven to go! Please pray as I am on the front-line of germ warfare.

November 26, 2019

Come see me at the Downtown Allen County Public Library, Saturday from 10:00am to 4:pm. I will be signing and selling my four children's books. there will be special pricing for this sale. One book for $10.00, two for $18.00, three for $25.00, and four for $32.00. Cash...

October 29, 2019

I will be on the air as the only guest on this talkshow November 12, at 8 pm est. It is a call-in radio show (561) 623-9429, so feel free to listen or call in. I will be talking about my recent work as a lyricist for the Fairytale Choir in Birmingham, England. Also, I...

September 20, 2019


I have been chosen to provide the lyrics for a children's musical in the UK. It will be based on Cinderella and will be performed in Birmingham, England on June 27, 2020. Five of the songs lyrics have already been c...

August 6, 2019

 My latest book was finally released in paperback August 1st.

 "Fuzzy Frogs and Slippery Bears" is  now available to purchase on Amazon. Go to J. Allen Shaw on Amazon or visit my newly designed

Website; Jallenshaw.com for easy one click connections to this and...

July 27, 2019

Although "Fuzzy Frogs and Slippery Bears," did not release in the paperback version in time for Swiss Days, my illustrator made a coloring page with some characters from the book. The children enjoyed coloring some of the "interesting," creations Sadiqa came up with. C...

July 8, 2019

 Book number four is getting close."Fuzzy Frogs and Slippery Bears," has a projected release date of July 25th. It will be available on Amazon or in person. This book is the most imaginative one I have written yet. Filled with amazing creatures never seen before. Desig...

April 25, 2019

I had the privilege of reading my books and sharing some of my videos with 75 1st graders at Brentwood Elementary today. The kids seemed to enjoy everything but loved the number song the best. They asked very good questions and were well mannered.

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