Today we mourn the passing of Keith Roach. Rest in Peace! “We bid farewell to Keith Roach – poet, slammaster, mentor and teacher – who presided over our poetry slams and open mics for years. Keith inspired a generation of poets, and played a significant role in the advancement of slam poetry, as an art form and a movement. He will be greatly missed.” … Continue reading The Death of a Poet
Single and alone Some call him a rolling stone doesn’t know why the wind blows but loves the sound of chimes as he watches the stars and the evening moon wonders about his death someday wonders if it will be on a lonely Monday and wants to be carried on a long cart back home Continue reading Loneliness
When a poet dies Can a crazy world still survive? Will lavender’s aroma fade suddenly? I do not know for sure. But I do know a poet is a little god that whispers truths forever. Rest in Peace Mr. Derek Walcott. Continue reading Poet Laureate: Derek Walcott dies at 87.