Category Archives: Poetry

THE SUNDAY REVIEW | CITIZEN – CLAUDIA RANKINE

  **NOTE: I wrote this review shortly after reading the book in 2015, but never got around to publishing it – so this is actually an older review!** I don’t normally read poetry, but I’ve heard so much about this book in my blogging community over the past year or so, that I was curious. I ended up reading it… Read more »

BOOK REVIEW | THE SEVENTH OCTAVE – SAUL WILLIAMS

I’m going to let this one speak for itself: Excerpt from “Amethyst Rocks” i be one with rain and stars and things with dancing feet and watermelon wings i bring the sunshine and the moon and the wind blows my tune …meanwhile i spoon powdered drum beats into plastic bags sellin’ kilos of kente scag takin’ drags off of collards… Read more »