Rev. Daniel W. Bates who now lives in Oakland California was born in ElizabethTown Kentucky yet raised in Pittsburgh PA. A Man of God, Health Educator, Community Activist, and owner of dwb Musiq Productions. Writer of the musical stage play’s “Musical Luv” and “A Tribute to Phyllis.” Rev. D remains true to providing real time life messages while entertaining with his own life stories and experience. Growing up in “Hill District” of Pittsburgh PA, then surviving the gang infested streets of South Central, LA gives his writing more than just a matter of opinion. Be it from a cell block or a street block experience has always been the better teacher!