Seasoned poet. Accolades abundant. 
TEDX Talk on Education Featuring HCZ Staff, Long Island University, Old Dominion University, Princeton University, University of California—Berkeley, University of Wisconsin—Madison, SUNY Buffalo, Nuyorican Poets CafĂ©, Bowery Poetry Club, Norfolk State University, Howard University, Fayetteville State University, Sankofa (DC), Princeton University’s Hip-Hop Symposium w/ Dream Hampton & Cornel West (March 2010/March 2012), HBO’s Def Poetry (2007) Brave New Voices San Francisco Slam Champion (2005)
& so much more...

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Zuri said...

Hey sis. I left a comment on your Youtube clip. I see it's unlisted. Is it ok if i put it on my site?.

Anonymous said...


you are the truth, you speak the truth every word that you speak has an impact in our lives continue to inspire us!

Freddie Mac

riva. said...

@zuri Absolutely sis!

riva. said...

@anonymous Thank you!