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Literary Arts Samples

the banyan tree
Poetry, 2013
A beginning series of poems to be read as a novel in poem form (5 pieces included here). This series follows the main character, Oya, from West Africa through the middle passage and slavery and ends in modern day south coastal Texas.

first of five pieces

wedding day
Poetry, 2013
second of five pieces

Ochosi cuts Oya's hair
Poetry, 2013
third of five pieces

Poetry, 2013
fourth of five pieces

Chan Chan
Poetry, 2013
fifth of five pieces


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