Lonoke has always had issues with elected officials, prominent members of the community, and old families abusing power. One could argue that it goes all the way back to owning slaves, and the reputation of those in Lonoke that were especially brutal masters. Growing up with an abusive father, I knew what it was like… Continue reading So, why now?
On January 22, 2017, Inside Out – A Poetry Reading was held before a sold-out crowd at Vino’s in Little Rock, Arkansas. This fundraising effort by decARcerate, (a grassroots community group focused on reducing the prison population in Arkansas through smart legislation and community action) benefitting Pipeline Documentary Film, a feature-length documentary film exploring Arkansas’s “Cradle to Prison… Continue reading Inside Out Poetry Slam 2016