Diary of a POET*
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Raised: Houston, Texas
2nd Home: Los Angeles, California
Diary of POET* started her career as a radio announcer in Houston, Texas and continued in Los Angeles working at Stevie Wonder owned station, KJLH as part of the morning show. She has worked as a concert and comedy promoter in Los Angeles. She has been responsible for helping launch many careers of comedians and artists. Her funnest accomplishment was getting a new female group signed to A&M at the time, “For Real” listened to by Stevie Wonder. The group not only recorded a song for his “Conversation Peace” CD, but was part of his World Tour. She has worked in many other type jobs including as a longshore worker for the Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach.
She has been getting the interest of many entertainment power shakers that have been introduced to her through Poetry Over Music. Poetry Over Music is an organization founded by artists and for artists. To provide an alternative way to get heard. Poetry Over Music members reach across the world and this is Diary of a POET* Sophmore year with being a part of their compilation CD. Coming up with something interesting was an exciting challenge this year since the organization chose the song for her to write poetry to. She of course gave more than one could fathom with her heart hitting emotional piece, “Daddy’s Dead” to the Temptations “Papa Was a Rolling Stone”.
Diary of a POET* is getting noticed more and more by the industry and many artists are approaching her new approach to delivering poetry and spoken word and inviting her to record on a track for them. She writes short stories, poetry for various magazines, writing a book, formed a greeting card company and is creating a reality show.
She is in the studio currently working to finish her highly anticipated release called, “The D.O.A.P. CD” produced by The Mad Scientist of Music RoadBlockCleared Productions under Rolyn, an up an coming producer that will definitely be most sought after when the release of her CD hits the airwaves. This team of talent has come together collaborating their minds and came up with refreshing fun, refreshing, new and exciting. The expected release date is late August 2010.
She is also gearing up for her 2010 Poetry Spoken Word Literary USA & World Tour with Poetry Over Music. Being a student of the entertainment industry so young in life her head in business in totally on point. You won’t catch her sleeping. Diary of a POET* is a LYRICAL STORM in her mind pouring those words out to create a form of emotions that you feel so close to that you feel you are right beside on her journeys through her poetry. So sit back…Relax…and get ready for the RIDE… Poetry is a Thought and Music is a Feeling - D.O.A.P