30 Days of Poetry Love- Staceyann Chin

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Happy day 22 of National Poetry Month! Can you believe that there’s only eight days left?
Today’s poet is Staceyann Chin.

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Credit image: http://www.simonandschuster.com/; Photo Credit: Melissa Mahoney

Born in Jamaica to a black mother and Chinese father in 1972. She left Jamaica because of homophobic persecution and has made her home in New York. She is a spoken word poet, performing artist and LGBT political rights activist.

Feminist or Womanist

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