The Evans Poetry Collection (TEPC, Inc.) is a series of books of poetry and poetry-related products written by poet, author, Learning Behavior Specialist, executive producer, artist, and minister of the Gospel, John D. Evans of Oak Park, Illinois. To date, The Evans Poetry Collection consists of one audio recording of Spoken Word and eight books of poetry: Acres of Green and Oceans of Blue: Diary of a Runaway; More Than a Club Kid: Man Versus Self; Things That Make My World Go 'Round: A Poetic Memoir; How Deep I Can Be: Lessons and Confessions; Diary of a Renaissance Man: Axioms, Aphorisms, Art, and Poetry; J.D.'s Groove: Poetry by John D. Evans; Between the Sun and the Shade: Thanksgiving in Louisiana with the Davis Family; and From Shining Doorknobs to Sporting Diamonds: Poetry and Nuggets of Wisdom.
The audio recording, "Washin' My Hands," is a 44-minute spoken word CD, produced by author and poet John D. Evans, consisting of 17 tracks (a prelude, reprise, quote by Dr. King, and 14 poems by renowned African American poets, from Phyllis Wheatley to Gwendolyn Brooks). John D. Evans takes readers on an epic journey through time with the words of such poets as Langston Hughes, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and Countee Cullen. The first audio recording of TEPC, Inc., "Washin' My Hands" is ideal for readers and auditory learners of all ages.