This artist fills his poems with the things he absolutely must say
March 17, 2017 at 4:50 PM EDT
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Growing up, rule number one was to always know when it was time to go home before it got too late; vigilance and wariness about one’s environment were instilled in artist Jive Poetic from an early age. He gives his Brief But Spectacular take on expressing himself through poetry.
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