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Setting Poetry Free

page of poetry
words are pinned like butterflies
until they’re spoken

© Kim M. Russell, 2016

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My response to Carpe Diem #1067 poetry reading… 102 more words

Journal

Mother Stands For Comfort

I was the first to arrive at the venue Saturday night for the reading. The venue is a nurturing writing space for women in East Oakland, where my friend A_____ volunteers. 1,156 more words

days

I have since grown.

farther, soundless, shedding theories
from dull feet caked
and often bundled between sarcastic twigs.

it’s been quite a while, I’ll say. 48 more words

Writing

Consumer - Poetry Reading by Jeremy Duhart

Poetry performed by actor Kaleb Alexander

Consumer by Jeremy Duhart

POETRY 7 questions:

What is the theme of your poem?

Consumerism.

How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your poetry reading? 101 more words

1963 and Me - Poetry Reading by Latonia Sears

Poetry performed by Val Cole

1963 and Me by Latonia Sears

POETRY 7 questions:

What is the theme of your poem?

Due to the racially motivated hate and hurt going around. 222 more words

My Reality Within A Dream - Poetry Reading by Roderick Dupree

Poetry performed by Val Cole

My Reality Within A Dream by Roderick Dupree

POETRY 7 questions:

What is the theme of your poem?

SOCIETY

How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your poetry reading? 90 more words

Poet

Pocket Sized Wreath - Poetry Reading by Cassandra Swan

Poetry performed by actor Kaleb Alexander

Pocket Sized Wreath by Cassandra Swan

POETRY 7 questions:

What is the theme of your poem?

The theme of my poem is to address the role of poet in society juxtaposed and compared to that of the role of a conventional 9-5 worker. 317 more words

Poet