Featured Writing

people walking through an airport

Arrivals and Departures

By Benjamin J. Chase Sometimes I spend an afternoonon those half-padded seatsfacing glass panelsin the arrivals section,as if at the movie theater,to watch the droves of peopleentering my life. It’s cheating, I know, a way to stealan expectant glancefrom a stranger who might mistake me,for an instant,as a friend. But…

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Spoken Word Performance Posts

Knock, Knock

Award-winning actor, singer, writer and composer Daniel Beaty performs a powerful rendition of “Knock, Knock” on Def Poetry Jam. Visit his website to learn about Beaty’s work, awards and tour schedule.

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