"In this music over poetry piece Morpheus allows his emotions to run rampant about the contrast between the black men of the past who aspired to be black men of greatness and the state of black men today.The video editing was done by Morpheus the…"
I am a poet, writer, and educator. Since the age of nine, I have been writing poetry. Through the years, I have been honing my craft as a writer through a number of ways including workshops, graduate courses, and performing at local venues. I am a published author, but have yet to produce a book devoted solely to my own original works. That is definitely a primary goal. One of my other primary goals at this time is writing more original poetry and prose. I also want to continue performing and entering contests too. Last but not least, I want to read more because I know that good writers need to be good readers too..
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