My showcase was a meditation of sorts; designed to entrench faith and hope so deep inside, that the audience walks away with a deep sense of hope and faith in their respective troubling situations.
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This poem was about tapping into my personal history with the ocean and understanding it in relation to collective Black history with the ocean.
This poem asked a lot of me in terms of honesty. I had to acknowledge and wrestle with the hypocrisy that it opened up within myself.
I fall in love with words a little more with each experiment. Everything I had at the time, went into this body of work.
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