Poetry performance

Hello everyone, 

I wanted to share a video of one of my latest performances. 

I am currently working on the proof for my upcoming book, A Hike of the Self which will be available next month! 

Happy writing everyone  

Stage

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Reciting at Inspired Word’s open mic at Funkadelic studios

Photo Credit Mike Geffner

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Poetry brings clarity

in a world filled

with insanity

 

Long time ago

a friendship was born

with a pen

 

whispered words

from worlds not seen

or heard, truth

 

Masked in metaphors

but it shines

bright blue

 

Pen weaved words

bringing comfort

to the soul

 

 

Because it will

get beaten down

and worn

 

Band aids can’t heal

bullet wounds, restoration

found in literary art

 

In solitude, pen proved

to be the greatest

of friends

 

Promised to be

loyal till it’s last

breath

 

Provided a root for

inner strength’s tree

to grow

 

Leaves of creativity

and hope

fountain flows.

Poetic Code

My thoughts

free flow

thoughts and feelings

you’ll know

 

On the page

clearer than

before

Serenity of mind

 

 

Tastes like a

rhyme, sweet

delicate treat

Sensation sweeps

 

 

Count the syllables

Observer madly writing

Haikus become form

 

Journeying away

from home

carrying pen

in tow

 

the only thing

needed besides

life to adore