I know I have just swamped the blog with multiple blogs. I thouight I was catching up. Maybe I was not. This is not a new trend. I will return to my occasional blogs, but I had lots to share. Some of these blogs have been in gestation for a few days.
This week, I will write blogs about National Poetry Month. This is because I have been asked. So for five days I will find something to say about National Poetry Month. Finally, just another quick reassurance--this swamping of KD blogs IS AN ABERRATION. Really. A complete aberration. (smile)
Born in Ghana in 1962, Kwame Dawes spent most of his childhood in Jamaica. As a poet, he is profoundly influenced by the rhythms and textures of the country, citing in a recent interview his “spiritual, intellectual, and emotional engagement with reggae music.” His book Bob Marley: Lyrical Genius (2007)...