Friday, September 2, 2011

Say It Outloud: Poems About James Brown

Exciting news. 

Say It Outloud: Poems About James Brown has just been released from Whirlwind Press.

Featured poets are Patricia Smith & Amiri Baraka.

Intrepid co-editors (and writers) are Mary E. Weems & Michael Oatman. They got the whole project rolling.

Whirlwind Press, P.O. Box 109, Camden NJ 08108-0109. 

ISBN: 0-922827-32-X.

Poets include Kim Arrington, Ashkari, D.C. Copeland, Beth Bosworth, Erin Bower, Emotion Brown, James E. Cherry, Curtis L. Crisler, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Tim Joyce, Reginald Lockett, Randolph Lewis, Rachel Loden, Michelle Rankins, Vince Rogers, Nia l'man Smith, Sarah Sarai, ValJean Jeffers-Thompson, George Wallace, and many others.

I received a copy in the mail yesterday and am sending it off today to my nephew so I, too, need to order a copy. 

Not much more information available but I will update.


  1. I stumbled upon your blog very interesting! ! A quick hello from a person who has always appreciated

  2. I always take as much pleasure to read your articles, thanks a lot, Hugs and good luck.

  3. Hugs back at you. Thank you and best. . . . Sarah

  4. This is an excellent anthology!! And I'm honored to be one of the contributors!

    Valjeanne Jeffers-Thompson
    Valjeanne Jeffers, author of the Immortal series