Tyece A. Wilkins

"She feels in italics and thinks in capitals." -Henry James


Bio

Tyece Wilkins understands the power of raw words, real women, and raised voices. She is the storyteller behind Twenties Unscripted and author of Twenties Unscripted: A Journey of Womanhood, Writing, and Relativity. Her artistic mission is to cultivate work that sparks women to connect to the best, bravest and boldest parts of themselves.

Tyece began chronicling her twenty-something journey on Twenties Unscripted in 2012. The blog has evolved and expanded since then, receiving accolades along the way including the 2013 Black Weblog Award for Best Personal Blog and the 2015 Black Weblog Award for Best Writing in a Blog. Tyece has contributed to several online publications and has also spoken at various blogging conferences including Blogalicious, Blogger Week, and BlogU.

Tyece’s art extends beyond writing. She is also a spoken word artist who has curated several artistic projects including a three-year run of her annual art and performance show “See. Speak. Feel.”, a six-part multimedia series entitled “ The War on Black Women’s Bodies” and “Love Me Well,” a multimedia series aimed at celebrating and elevating black love.

Tyece earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Maryland. In tandem with her creative journey, Tyece is devoted to a full-time corporate communications career. She currently resides in the D.C. metro area where she is working on her second book, set to be released in 2018.