Devin Shakur is a divorced mother of two teen-agers and currently lives in the Triad area of North Carolina. She is currently attempting to find her "authentic" smile.
The name Devin Shakur, a pseudonym for the writer (and her son's "government" name), tells a very raw and honest truth. Some may call it "speaking with two lips", but the writer asserts a very candid and straightforward honesty about who she is, who she was and what God is molding her to become.
"I don't claim perfection, because if I were perfect, you'd have to hang me on the cross and that would hurt. I've been hurt enough. God is still working on me."
Devin - It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and its meaning is most commonly given as 'bard' or 'poet'.
The meaining of the name "Shakur" is grateful or thankful.