About R.L Norman

R. L. Norman is a writer, performer, and author of the popular series of novels entitled, “Honey Let Me Tell You.”  The fifth installment “Honey, Hush: Don’t Ask And I Won’t Tell” was a sizzling sequel to the series.  Now his sixth book, “Honey, I Can’t Stand The Rain,” drops in April 2020.  As well, R. L. has created  “Norman’s One Night Stand,” a one-man show he conceived, wrote and performs that showcases the main character of his series.  And catch his Podcast, “Honey Let Me Tell You Something Else", which returns soon to Itunes.  All of these endeavors are part of Mr. Norman’s production company, Honey Let Me Tell You.   You may reach R. L. at his on line home, www.rlnorman1.wix.com/honeyletmetellyou; by email at rl.norman@aol.com; on Facebook at RL NORMAN; on Twitter, @rl_norman; and on Instagram @rlnorman1. 
21 06, 2020

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By |2020-08-21T03:06:43-04:00June 21st, 2020|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |5 Comments

“Pardon Me” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman       As I sit here, I swear I can feel the walls closing in on me. I don’t know how much more I can take of this “quarantine thing.”  But they say, “It’s for my own good.”  I’m not so sure about that:  I’d rather be with my family and friends during this time.  I [...]

25 04, 2020

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By |2020-04-25T09:55:52-04:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |6 Comments

“Jump!” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman             I was frozen with shock. I couldn’t move. My mind was racing with so many thoughts.      “I can’t believe he did that. I can’t believe we did that. Right here in the alley between two buildings. Anyone could have walked upon us.”      At twelve years old, I thought about [...]

1 03, 2020

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By |2020-03-01T09:55:36-05:00March 1st, 2020|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“Man In The Mirror” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman               I’m so jazzed and proud that author, performer, and podcast host Mr.  R. L. Norman has returned to WYATTEVANS.COM!  So Y’all, get ready for more of R. L.’s topical, scintillating and thought-provoking prose!   And his new novel, “Honey, I Can’t Stand the Rain: The Story of Survival,” drops in April.       Ready?  Aight…let’s do it to it!       "Can I buy you a drink?” the guy [...]

13 01, 2018

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By |2018-01-13T07:55:32-05:00January 13th, 2018|Categories: guest|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

“Are You Wearing a Mask?” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman          We ran down the dirt road to the little store to buy candy. It was me, my little brother and my cousin. My grandfather had given us each a dollar. He made us promise not to tell my grandmother because she would have said it would spoil our dinner.    [...]

30 09, 2017

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By |2017-09-30T07:50:23-04:00September 30th, 2017|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |4 Comments

“Love Is Not Always Blind” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman          I stood at the door to the apartment, preparing myself for the mystery that was in store for me.        “Behind this door might be my perfect soulmate,” I thought.      I checked my clothes, my breath, my hair—everything.  I had to make sure that I was totally “on point.”      My hopes soaring, I got up the [...]

24 06, 2017

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By |2017-06-24T08:49:30-04:00June 24th, 2017|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |4 Comments

“Four Simple Words of Comfort” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman       It was so dark in the room that I couldn’t see my hand in front of my face. It was so dark that I could probably hear a pin drop; that’s if a pin did drop. I know that if I were a kid, I would probably be scared, calling for [...]

3 02, 2017

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By |2017-02-03T13:57:57-05:00February 3rd, 2017|Categories: guest|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“The Power of Prayer” Guest Writer: R. L. Norman   I pray that the doctors find out what illness my friend has, and cures him. I pray that my cousin graduates high school, continues on to college, and stops hanging with the wrong crowd--before he ends up in jail. I pray that my fifth novel, "Honey Hush, Don't Ask and I Won't Tell" (the [...]

29 10, 2015

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By |2015-10-29T14:21:33-04:00October 29th, 2015|Categories: guest|Tags: , , , , |7 Comments

“LaToya Hankins:  Madame Triple Threat”Guest Writer: R. L. Norman     LaToya Hankins is an author, poet and an activist. Upon graduating from East Carolina University, she earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Journalism and a minor in Political Science.  Currently, she is the president of the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority graduate chapter in Raleigh, North Carolina (N.C.) As co-founder of the Shades of [...]

24 09, 2015

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By |2015-09-24T20:03:09-04:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: guest|Tags: , , , , |44 Comments

“Stop, in the Name of Love…”Guest Writer: R. L. Norman      "STOP!!!" I screamed. "PLEASE STOP."     As I struggled to get loose but couldn't move, tears began forming in my eyes. The weight on top of me was way too heavy.     As I struggled more and more, the grip around my body got tighter and tighter. His arms were wrapped around me, and the [...]

20 08, 2015


By |2015-08-20T18:14:12-04:00August 20th, 2015|Categories: guest|Tags: , , , , |14 Comments

“The Ball is in Your Court”Guest Writer: R. L. Norman    Not too long ago, I was reminiscing about this guy I dated years ago.  It was a cool night in November: the breeze was rather inviting, and it wasn't too cold or too hot.     Actually, it was just right as we sat at our dinner table on the restaurant’s rooftop overlooking the skyline [...]

16 07, 2015


By |2015-07-16T23:20:05-04:00July 16th, 2015|Categories: guest|Tags: , |23 Comments

“What Did You Just Call Me?”Guest Writer: R. L. NORMAN      A few weeks ago on a Saturday evening, I was with a couple of good friends on the subway train, on route to Dupont Circle here in D.C. Even though it was a chilly night in June, we decided to hang out at a neighborhood bar, the Fireplace. It's the place [...]

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