Author Jody Austin: Colors

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Gold

Purple

Royalty

A poet’s pen

What we write and share are Blessings to earth

The ink we spill create rainbow colours

Sparking senses

Expression

Writing

Our

Prose

Painted

On Paper

Be canvases

We be the Picasso abstract still life

Setting your minds as stage to see the scene

Use ears as mics

Shades and hues

Are the

We

(Tetractys)

© Jody Austin

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Excerpt from the book “This Is My Pen – Volume 1”


Jody About the Author

Jody’s mother was and is still a poet and artist who introduced her to poetry and expressive writing as a child in elementary school. Her bed time stories were of Nikki Giovanni, Sonia Sanchez, Marcus Garvey, Phylis Wheatley, Langston Hughes, Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Chavez, Gil Scott Heron, Khalil Gibran, The Last Poets, and many others. She  was a classically trained musician in the earlier part of her life, and performed with different bands and ensembles. Coming from a family background of music it was in her blood.  Her aunt was a jazz singer who performed with many of the greats that include Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie ‘Yard Bird’ Parker. There was always a jam session going on. All of these influences started Jody’s creative writing experiences as a child and throughout her adulthood.

Visit Author Page At: www.ctupublishinggroup.com/jody-austin-.html



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