Monday, April 04, 2005

Happy National Poetry Month

It's April National poetry month, and I just wanted to take the time to say thank you to a bunch of poets that I love to read and hear perform.

Taalam Acey
Maya Angelou
Niki Giovani
Sonia Sanchez
Gwendolyn Brooks
Alexis De Veaux
Patricia Smith
Amiri Baraka
Margaret Walker
Eugene B. Redmond
Bethsheba Rem
Suheir Hammad
Sarah Jones
Stacyann Chin
J. Ivy
Taylor Mali
Black Ice
Jill Scott

Shirley LeFlore
Pablo Neruda

Kevin Powell
I should go on and on but I won't today

Thank you for your talent and the time and effort you put into poetry. I very much appreciate everything you pour into pages , into micorphones, into your poetry.


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