South Florida Poet Making His MarkYou may have seen his poems, written in typewriter font, shared and posted all over Instagram. Some of his followers include celebrities like Khloe Kardashian and rapper and actor Ludacris.
Inaugural Poet To Set Up Visiting Writers Program Miami’s very own influential poet Richard Blancois has set up a program to help others reach their dreams.
For Inaugural Poet, A Journey Home To America The Miami neighborhood where inaugural poet Richard Blanco grew up, in many ways, resembles Cuba his family left behind. Down the street, a man sells avocados from a small table. His favorite bakery, a few blocks north, serves guava pastries and cafe con leche.
Candlelight Vigil Planned For Poet Gunned Down In N. MiamiFriends and family of a South Florida poet are planning a candlelight vigil outside of the Literary Café and Poetry Lounge Monday beginning at 5:00 p.m.