Do Catholic Universities host poets better? Well, they do very well, thank you:) In this episode I read at Lewis University near Chicago, and share my “unlit bomb” philosophy. It’s #blackgirlmagic and some #blackboysorcery on full display!
From Washington University in St. Louis to The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa; I take to the SKIES in this episode. Poems in one pocket and pedagogy in the other. From the club house to the school house — it’s on:)!
I didn’t come up with this art centered life in a vacuum. My dad Eugene B. Redmond, is poet laureate of East St. Louis, Illinois and the best man I know:) Follow us around the St. Louis metropolitan as he accepts an ARCUS award, and we support other artists whom we love!
Follow me from my family’s Friday fish fry, to my writing classroom, and into the metropolitan (East of St. Louis). Why does my neighbor fly a confederate flag? Did his trailer come with a free one? How does my dad continue to be so awesome? These and many other questions are answered in episode number Read more about The FEMININE PRONOUN Series #6 “The World is Too Much With Me”[…]
In this episode I speak pointedly about sexualized violence. I spend some time with the Yeyo Arts collective, a woman centered space in St. Louis. Later, I come to grips with my leap from the H. Clinton camp. Thankfully my 15 year old son is there to hear me out. I won’t give it all Read more about The FEMININE PRONOUN SERIES #7 That Moment You Feel the Bern[…]
March is Women’s History Month, and I am loving it with my divinely feminine self:) The St. Louis metro is brimming with gifted goddesses and this episode is about all about the ladies!