Carolyn Baxter poet
I started writing at 14 and Dropped out of school at 15. My Best Friends Mother was a Poet. I realized Poetry was a form of expression, I wanted to pursue. My basic motivation for writing was pain, humility and being alone.
My major influences were Langston Hughes, Bob Marley, Sonya Sanchez, Shange, Baraka, and Loraine Hansberry just to name a few. One of the Best Compliment's I received was from The Village Voice "more...
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