Author: harvestblaque

The Hurt

Losing someone close to you in any fashion is very hard. It’s a challenge when you have to go on and learn how to navigate the future without that someone by your side. The grieving process is different for everyone, it can often be lonely and isolating.It is selfish to tell people who are dealing […]


I’m finding out that it really doesn’t matter how long you are spending on the earth, how much money you have gathered or how much attention you have received. It is the amount of positive vibration you have put out is what matters. I am really focused now more than ever on the importance of […]

Tik Tok

Muhamad Ali says “don’t count the days, make the days count”. I am doing my best to do that by truly enjoying moments with good people and good times. Time is the most important currency and how we spend it is vitally important. As I age I’ve learned alot about time the hard way. I’ve […]

Youth Poet Laureate

We are very excited about the positive changes we will be bringing to our community! Check out our award ceremony announcement program right here. We’ve partnered with the National Youth Poet Laureate program and I’m excited about our city.

This is your brain on HipHop

My love of Hip-hop is deep. It found me and nourished me. I get to travel and perform my testimony and also teach about it’s history. It has provided for my life because I’ve been true to it and I’m humbled. HipHop was my gateway to poetry. My parents divorced when I was 5 and […]

Our Rhythm My Blues Vol. 1    

  I remember a few years ago a friend of mine came to visit my hometown and he and I decided to grab drinks after our show. We went into a bar listening to a white guy croon reggae and it was quite embarrassing. My friend looked at me and said “Brother Bryan, have you […]

Sepsis (flipping poison)

One of my favorite movies as a child was the original “Nutty Professor”. I mean sure, Eddie Murphy’s remake was way better but I really enjoyed the original with Jerry Lewis as Buddy Love. I had to have been 11 years old when I caught the film on T.V. for the first time . I automatically […]

New Year’s Blog

I have a lot of hope for the new year, although I think fresh starts can begin any time,I feel very confident about the future for the first time in a long time.  I am in a place where I am excited about transforming my future according to God’s plan and rising in the place […]