Lemn Sissay!

25 Jul

Lemn, a resident artist at the Southbank Center (London), is a poetic dynamite. I think he has changed my life as a poet forever. He is a great example of the healing, freeing and entertaining power of poetry. He is an embodiment of creativity (quite literally). His web page is full of goodies

Here are a couple:


Watch him give a poetic response to an interview question


Posted by on July 25, 2012 in Uncategorized


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2 responses to “Lemn Sissay!

  1. BT

    July 25, 2012 at 6:54 am

    This man is powerful. Thats all I can say

  2. BT

    July 25, 2012 at 12:56 pm

    I can’t believe my/Kenya’s good fortune. Lemn tells me that he will be in Nairobi end of this year for the StoryMoja Hay festival. Dreams can come true – even unspoken ones


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