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“Unexpected Harmony: Exploring the Similarities and Differences Between Beyonce and Tracy Chapman”

Welcome to my poetic planet! Greetings I'm still waging peace through poetry and representing multi-talented artivists, educators and  empaths, who believe words and dialogue matters. Before I share a new poem celebrating more harmony and Black History in 2024, let's congratulate Beyonce Knowles, in the spirit of ujima or collective work! Aaaa, yes that's me [...]

By |2024-03-07T19:53:45-08:00February 29, 2024|Insightful, Performances, Poetry, Random Thoughts|

“The Candle” by Venus Jones

Excuse the melted mess on my mantle. Once it was my only source of light. I used to listen to Billie on wax singing about heartache in my living room. When my thoughts were dark and cloudy like the sky, that cinnamon candle stayed lit for me. It had a sweet scent and a slow [...]

By |2022-10-01T04:13:20-07:00September 29, 2022|Poetry|