two new albums. 

empath. poetry & jazz, with Grammy-nominated producer and drummer Quentin E. Baxter.

empath (variations). electronic music + poetry. recorded at home on analogue instruments.

one new book (with a custom journal).

empath. a pocket-sized poetry book. 189-pages. comes with a custom blank journal.


tour dates.

January 13, noon
Hosting the Youth Speak Out Poetry Slam, in collaboration with YWCA Charleston.
Calhoun Street Library
Charleston, SC

January 24, 5:30pm
Book Release Party, with Sista Misses, For the Scribes and Gina Mocha
Gibbes Museum of Art
Charleston, SC

February 1, 5:30pm
Poetry workshop for adults and book signing
Buxton Books
Charleston, SC

February 3, 8pm
Groundhog Day VI benefit concert
Charleston Music Hall
Charleston, SC

February 7, 8pm
Solo poetry reading for Mind Gravy Poetry
Cool Beans Coffee
Columbia, SC

February 22, 5pm-7pm
Book release party, with students from Burke High School
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art
Charleston, SC

March 3
Deckle Edge Literary Festival
Columbia, SC

March 10, 8pm
Music show, opening up for Jonathan Brown
Purple Buffalo
Charleston, SC

March 18, 7:30pm
Solo poetry reading for Wits End Poetry.
Coffee Underground
Greenville, SC

April 9, 2:00pm + 6:30pm
Poetry workshop + reading at Jane Edwards School + the Edisto Art Guild
Edisto Beach Civic Center
Edisto Island, SC

April 26, 4:30pm
Master class at the Greenville Peace Center. Click here for info.
Peace Center
Greenville, SC

April 26, 6:30pm
Poetic Conversation with Cheryl Boyce Taylor (mother of Phife, ATCQ).
Click here for more info.
Peace Center
Greenville, SC

May 11, 7pm
Solo poetry reading
Irmo Branch Library
6251 St Andrews Road
Columbia, SC

May 30, 6pm
Poetry & Jazz with The In-Between, for Piccolo Spoleto
Holy Trinity Windermere
Charleston, SC

June 20, 6pm
Poetry and Jazz performance, with Quentin E. Baxter
Gibbes Museum
Charleston, SC

June 21, 7:30pm
Summer Solstice – Poetry reading and workshop
Zero George
Charleston, SC

July, 28, 6:30pm
Queen Street Harmony Series, with Michael Flynn
Footlight Players
Charleston, SC
Click here for tickets

August 7
Guest PA for Riverdogs: Live and Local Tuesday nights
Joe Riley Stadium
Charleston, SC

August 23
“Meet The Artist” reception and reading
The Writer’s Room at The Betsy Hotel South Beach
Miami, Fl.

September 8
Black Ink Book Festival
Main Branch (Calhoun Street) of the Charleston County Public Library
Charleston, SC

Free Verse poetry festival
Charleston, SC

January 12, 2019 – 5pm
Poetry reading for the Carl Jung Society
Gage Hall, 4 Archdale St.
Charleston, SC

March 7-9, 2019
Coastal Carolina University’s Gullah and African Diaspora Conference
Conway, SC