Happy day 3 of National Poetry Month!
Today’s favorite poem is by Roscue Burnems. I first heard of him from another poet. He/She mentioned him and this particular poem in last year’s 30 Days of Poetry Love interview. And whew, does the man give a whole new meaning and perspective to “holy words.”
Here’s Roscoe Burnems, reciting his poem, “Too Close.”:
Ever attended a poetry reading? Or taken part in a slam poetry contest?