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Yomi Sode

B. 1984

1 poem available

“To archive poems that may speak to current or younger generations of writers feels incredible. I’m thankful to join a list of iconic figures who inspire me to craft my work to the best it can be.”

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I write because my ink must flow like blood. The written must be spoken. Patience Agbabi

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Not only rich music, an easy lyricism, but also grit, and earthy honesty, a willingness to be vulnerable and clean. - Gwendolyn Brooks

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She said, he said, we said - Makhosazana Xaba
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How the Stone Found its Voice - Moniza Alvi
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Where and when will the barriers be in operation - Heather Phillipson
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The Usk - C. H. Sisson
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Birmingham Roller - Liz Berry
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Homing - Liz Berry
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Unseen - Esther Phillips
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A Shrunken Head - Frances Leviston
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Nurture - Maxine Kumin
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