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‘The Good, The Bad and The Rest of Us’ EP: A Sample

Hi. I say it like that because I haven’t written on here in awhile. I hope all you fine folks are doing well, enjoying life and writing when it hits you. But um, S. Velvet Noose and T. Odis aren’t … Continue reading

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T. Odis does Indy!!!!!

So it’s been about 45 years since i’ve posted. And that sucks. But i been busybusybusy, which is good. Black men being legally busy is always good for the economy, and society in general. I don’t feel that bad anymore. … Continue reading

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Listening vs. Hearing: Frank Ocean’s Pyramids

Hear ye Hear ye. Let it be forever known and forever remembered that Frank Ocean’s “Pyramids” is a vital contribution to music, society, philosophy and our culture. As one of the founding members of the Left Side Poets, I humbly … Continue reading

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Poetry Night in Richmond pt.deux

Alright, the videos I promised. Here are the links to my poems from that night in the Nile restaurant in Richmond. I hope everything is working with the sound and nothing is cut off. I haven’t watched it to proof … Continue reading

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Poetry night in Richmond

pIt’s after midnight, and I have work in the morning. It’s been a whirlwind weekend. An amazing one that I had the chance to spend in the beautifully cultured city of Richmond. I should have taken pictures to share with … Continue reading

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Not a Christmas post

Can’t really break what’s broken. Can you? Can’t really wake what’s woken. And when you open your eyes to the mess on the floor 2 things become windexed-glass clear: Linoleum tile could never cradle a falling heart like interlocked fingers, … Continue reading

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Colored Ppl’s Time (a REALLY old poem)

I’m tired of people saying they we always late. Maybe if they were black, they’d be able to relate. Now I ain’t gon lie and not say that we don’t need to get better, It’s just that people focus on … Continue reading

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Sean Productions Presents: Poetry in Motion Feat. T.Odis

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Love Conversation

Just performed this at my first erotic poetry night! Comments/criticism are greatly appreciated. “Love Conversation” The light turned down its volume While our favorite song interjected The locked door promised to keep our secret You greeted me With fingertips on … Continue reading

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Save Us

Calloused hands are bruised from mending broken plans with pins and thread and needles and using pens to please the people because poets are intriguing… And performance poets beyond reach. See, but hurting people are just sad. So broken hearts … Continue reading

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