Category Archives: poetry reading

Watch the June 2017 Poetry Readings

Performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Poetry Reading: WORDS by Lawrence Klein Poetry Reading: ROGUE WAVE by Joanne Van Leerdam Poetry Reading: RISE AND BE ONE WITH THE SHINE by Gloria D. Gonsalves Poetry Reading: Heaven Cried Too by Ty Davis … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 Poetry, performance reading, poem, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Reading: CONGO, CONGO by Miroslav Atanasov

Poem performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The Congo Free State crimes and the continual suffering of the Congo people. What motivated you to write this poem? I’ve passionately … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 Poetry, performance reading, poem, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Reading: RISE AND BE ONE WITH THE SHINE by Gloria D. Gonsalves

¬†Poem performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? Inspiration, motivation, courage and mindfulness. What motivated you to write this poem? I wrote what I felt would encourage anyone experiencing dark … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 Poetry, performance reading, poem, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Reading: WORDS by Lawrence Klein

Poem performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? Empowering individuals to take control of themselves, to accomplish their goals. We all have that power, but unlike the simplest toy or … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 Poetry, performance reading, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Poetic Excerpt from BYWORD: A Nation Called out of Their Name, by Makabi

Performed by Becky Shrimpton Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? Taking ownership. What motivated you to write this poem? Honor of my Israelite heritage. How long have you been writing poetry? 7 years If … Continue reading

Posted in new poetry, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Reading: Let Your Soul Fly Free to Heaven, by Aurora Jean Alexander

Performed by Becky Shrimpton Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? You could call the theme of this poem “heartache”. What motivated you to write this poem? ‘Let Your Soul Fly Free to Heaven’ is … Continue reading

Posted in new poetry, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry movie, poetry reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Reading: ROGUE WAVE, by Joanne Van Leerdam

Performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The theme of ‘Rogue Wave’ is living with and surviving the challenges life throws at us. Everyone faces challenges that turn life over … Continue reading

Posted in new poetry, poet, poetry, Poetry Festival, poetry reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment