Performed by Amaka Umeh
POETRY 7 questions:
What is the theme of your poem?
the relationship between husband and wife, within the family
What motivated you to write this poem?
I found the image, and the structure, to express my perceptions and thoughts correctly.
How long have you been writing poetry?
For about fifty years
If you could have dinner with one person (dead or alive), who would that be?
E. M. Forster, or G. F. Handel
What influenced you to submit to have your poetry performed by a professional actor?
Nothing. It was a condition of your competition. In my experience, actors are terrible at this
Do you write other works? scripts? Short Stories? Etc..?
What is your passion in life?
Music, and political philosophy.