Poetry Reading: Clap your hands, by Raphaëlle YOKOTA

Performed by Val Cole

Get to know the poet:

What is the theme of your poem?

– Siblings.

What motivated you to write this poem?

– The need to let things go and the hope it would help others to do the same.

How long have you been writing poetry?

– Ten years, on and off.

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

– Orson Welles.

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

– I love film, too, and I’m really looking forward to hearing poetry read out loud by actors.

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

– Feature film screenplays and fiction short stories.

What is your passion in life?

– People. I love watching happy people.

Author: 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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