WHY DO PEOPLE HATE – Poetry Reading by Felicia L Smith

Performed by Hugh Ritchie

Get to know the poet:

What is the theme of your poem?

Equality for all.

What motivated you to write this poem?

The Supreme Court of the United States’ ruling making same sex marriage a right nationwide.

How long have you been writing poetry?

39 years (since I was 7 years old).

If you could have dinner with one person (dead or alive), who would that be?

Maya Angelou.

What influenced you to submit to have your poetry performed by a professional actor?

I wanted to share a small interest of mine with others.

Do you write other works? scripts? Short Stories? Etc..?

I only write poetry.

What is your passion in life?

Supporting, motivating, inspiring, loving, and encouraging women who are abuse victims and also people who are passionately pursuing their dreams.


About poetryfest

Submit your Poetry to the Festival. Three Options: 1) To post. 2) To have performed by an actor 3) To be made into a film.
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