TIMOTHY PROCTOR - AKA - MR. WISPERS
Hailing from the Bronx in New York, Timothy Proctor was born on January 16,1973. "Mr. Wispers" was a childhood nickname turned pen name when he picked up the artful skill of writing short stories and raps at age 12. Although he is still very much so a hiphop head, Timothy also loves R&B and all that captures the 70s time period as well.
Timothy began ghostwriting at 16yrs old and eventually, became a ghostwriter of poetry to well known actors and actresses in Hollywood, CA. He also began honing his poetic skills as a performing artist at the world-renowned Nuyurican Cafe in New York as Mr. Wispers, spitting with the greats like
Jill Scott, Common, Malcolm Jamal Warner, Emerald Green, The Twins, Tommy Bottoms, and Ed Mavery before they were famous. Timothy later moved from New York to Boca Raton, Florida in 2001, where only a few years later, took up residence in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, officially becoming a Spoken Word Artist and performed his first open mic feature in 2004. He'd also taken his craft with him to Hollywood, FL and opened for singer Lenny Williams in Plantation, FL in 2006. A heavy advocate for victims of domestic violence, Timothy has also performed for domestic violence shelters in Ft. Lauderdale, FL in 2007.
Using his bass/baritone voice to reach his loyal audience with, Timothy has also whispered three recorded poetry albums in the past; The Passion of Expressions in 2007, The Flame Within in 2009, and Encore in 2010.Timothy has performed for The 16th Judicial Juvenile Delinquents Court of West Palm Beach, FL from 2008-2011. His dynamic stage presence at the West Palm Beach "Rip The Stage" open mic venue rendered Mr. Wispers the victor of a poetry slam in 2012.
Mr. Wispers writes about the personal experiences of Timothy Proctor and others, his life and testimonies thereof, struggles and history, and prides himself on being a very diverse and versatile writer. He believes that his poems whisper to the lost souls.
Mr. Wispers is currently whispering yet another poetry album entitled "Genesis 1:16". Go look that up - his goal is to be a star.