_HUH??? POI? _
….time to reveal my choice for P.O.I…..
featured this month as one of my People Of Interest. These people are game changers, movers and shakers, world shapers of today and tomorrow. and the best thing about these people is that they’re all under 30 :} (no offense to anyone over 30 :/)
I met Tonya last August at the National poetry slam Boston/Cambridge, and I knew after 5 minutes of talking to her that she was brilliant. she reminded me of one of those bright youths that older folks cant seem to find in our generation (Take that MeeMaw!!! lol). Tonya is a student at NYU and a dope poet. She traveled to Ghana a bit ago to continue her studies abroad. Heres an excerpt from her blog “Tonya In Ghana“
Today would make it the 3rd week since Ive been in Accra, Ghana. As soon as I landed in Kotoka International Airport, I knew that the over sized NYU hoodie I had on was a mistake. It was as if the weather were telling me to leave unnecessary weight in the suitcase. The NYU-Accra staff met us at the…
click the link to read the rest of her latest experience in Africa. And dont forget to let her know what you think. (im sure you’ll her find her as cool and interesting as i do)
Enjoy Guys, Thanx again