Removed From Facebook Reading

https://youtu.be/9sq1yiXMcw4 When you do what you love it never feels like work. That's why I love poetry. It allows me to express myself in ways that I never thought were possible. This is my performance of Removed From Facebook at the poetry workshop event on November 16th in Kenosha, WI. I hope you enjoy it! … Continue reading Removed From Facebook Reading

Poetry Workshop November 16th

Yesterday's event was awesome. I wanna thank everyone that showed up. The next workshop is on November 16th. I hope to see you there. 🙂

Cold Truth

Photo by Tobias Bju00f8rkli on Pexels.com I don't want to be cold, frigid and bitter like the world. I want to shine like warm sunsets hoovering over frozen landscapes. Tomorrow isn't promised but I want to live a life I can be proud of. Even if that means foregoing opportunistic love. I want to hold … Continue reading Cold Truth

Poets Are Not A Monolith: YOU

Photo by Esha Montgomery Earlier this month, I stood in-front of my table selling poetry books, mugs, handmade fabrics and jewelry. A tall fellow comes by and begins to thumb the pages in one of the books. With a slight grin he says, I thought poetry is supposed to be sweet. I replied, No, I … Continue reading Poets Are Not A Monolith: YOU

Poetry Analysis: Sounds Like Pearls

Poetry Analysis Article 1 Analysis of Sounds Like Pearls Sounds Like Pearls Sounds Like pearls Roll off your tongue To grace this eager ebon ear. Doubt and fear, Ungainly things, With blushings Disappear. Written by Maya Angelou Sounds Like Pearls is a simple and uplifting poem from the book Just Give Me a Cool Drink … Continue reading Poetry Analysis: Sounds Like Pearls