For Poetry Month, I’d like to bring to your attention poets that I’ve loved.
Today, it’s Mahlikah Aweri:
A feature on her: http://iloveancestry.com/americatoday/afro-native-truth/item/235-mahlikah-aweri-drumtalk-poetic-rapologist-artivist-red-slam-collective-indigenous-hip-hop-movement
Her youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/MahlikahAweri
Her poetry (Word Spell – Spoken Word at Toronto FAC): https://soundcloud.com/indigoraven/mahlikah-aweri-word-spell
For National Poetry Month she is posting up rap lyrics that have influenced her as a poet/MC: https://instagram.com/p/1EOA5TO0ZG/?taken-by=mahlikah_aweri
The Red Slam Collective: http://redslamcollective.bandcamp.com/
Enjoy more poetry and walk the talk.