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"I've been good Vernon working hard to stay on top of things hope all is well on your end"
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Hometown:
Riverside, California--But I was born in Wilmington, Delaware.
Website:
http://www.vernonjdavisjr.com
Have You "Freed Your Inner Book" Yet?
Yes

ABOUT ME




Vernon J. Davis jr. has been writing poetry since the early seventies. He was first inspired by Langston Hughes's poem "Impasse", which started his journey and adventure into the world of poetry and the spoken word.Vernon's very first published poem,"Beautiful Black Woman"(the basis for his poetry book) came out in 1978 in a magazine called Black Forum. More poetry followed in other magazines like SoulWord and Dawn, a magazine supplement to the Los Angeles Sentinel, an African-American newspaper.Mr. Davis has also taught Creative Writing and recited his poetry in talent shows, Church gatherings and open-mike forums. He is still inspired by and in awe of Langston Hughes, Nikki Giovanni and Maya Angelou. His Idols.His creative collection of Love poems,"Love,is, the Beautiful Black Woman" is his 1st book. Vernon's 2nd book of poetry--"The Emosewa Woman"--was released Feb. 14th, 2010. He is working on his 3rd book of poetry titled "Her,She,Woman"


The Emosewa Woman

www.theemosewawoman.com

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HER SENSUOUS TOUCH

                                                 YOUR  FINGERS

                                                           by

                                                 Vernon J. Davis Jr.…













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Posted on August 2, 2011 at 10:29am

ARE YOU HER?

I AM

THE EMOSEWA WOMAN

by

Vernon J. Davis Jr.

I Am The Emosewa Woman

I Am Powerful

I Am The Fortress Of Life

My Intensity

Quenches The Fire Of…

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Posted on November 23, 2010 at 4:30pm

THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN!---THE CHRISTMAS STORY POEM







MAN WITH THE GOLDEN WINGS

by



Vernon J. Davis Jr.















It is Christmas Eve



and the snow is falling



on a lonely little house



in the countryside.











Come..., let us go inside and listen.











In this house, a little girl lies asleep



in her bed.



But sleep…
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Posted on November 21, 2009 at 12:30pm

MY NEW INTERVIEW WITH FRAN BRIGGS!

Vernon Davis, Jr., has been writing poetry for more than three decades. Inspired by the late, great, Langston Hughes, he recently penned his first book of poems titled, "Love is the Beautiful, Black Woman." The author says this is his personal tribute to Black women. His sophomore book, "The Emosewa Woman," is scheduled for release in July, 2009. "Love, Is, The Beautiful Black Woman" is an up-close and personal account of the author's experiences - real and otherwise - with the Black woman.… Continue

Posted on April 3, 2009 at 1:30pm

A NEW MUSE







A NUBIAN KISS

by

Vernon J. Davis Jr.





In the deep dark



I thought they were Her lips



Waking me up



But who I saw



Was not She(Syawla)



Breathing in my face.







The eyes I didn't recognize



Yet,...so close to mine



And when she floated



Back a step,



She was new,



A soft…
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Posted on March 6, 2009 at 5:00pm

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At 7:25am on July 31, 2011, Jon Vee said…
I've been good Vernon working hard to stay on top of things hope all is well on your end
At 9:47am on January 26, 2011, Jon Vee gave VERNON DAVIS JR. a gift
At 10:07pm on May 5, 2009, Jill said…
*Waving Hey to *Vernon* feel free to join here as well

THE ARTIST LOUNGE
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PEACE LOVE & CONTINUAL BLESSINGS Jill
At 2:35pm on August 1, 2008, Anita Diggs said…
H Vernon:
If you need a manuscript evaluation in the future, please send me an email or visit my blog:
anitadiggs@aol.com
http:themanuscripteditor.blogspot.com

My bio: Anita Diggs has worked as a book editor for Random House, Time Warner Trade Publishing and Thunder’s Mouth Press. She has lectured across the country on the topics of novel writing, book proposal development and how to get a literary agent. The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, C-Span, The New York Daily News have interviewed her. Columbia Journalism Review placed Ms. Diggs on their “The Shapers” list for the year 2000. The Shapers is a list of prominent New Yorkers who shape the national media agenda.
At 9:49am on December 19, 2007, Diane said…
Greetings Vernon,

So glad to have you here in the community. Make sure you upload the cover of your book so I can have it in rotation on the front page.
Peace,
Diane Williams
22nd Century Press
 
 
 

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