The Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network is a multifaceted, after-school spoken word poetry program available free to students actively attending Broward, Dade & Palm Beach County schools. It was created as a collaboration between the Jason Taylor Foundation and the School Board of Broward County’s Diversity, Cultural Outreach and Prevention Department, but will continue to expand into the tri-county area of South Florida.
Today, we spotlight poet and spoken word artist, Alayaha Rucker. Ms. Rucker, also know as “Flow”, is 16 years old and a junior at Blanche Ely High school. She is a member of UTP, which is
Today, we spotlight poet and educator, Ashley M. Jones. Ms. Jones, who is formerly bluapple intern, hold an MFA in poetry from Florida Atlantic University. Currently, she is a creative writing faculty
Today for #WordCrushWednesday we would like to honor an amazing artist, positive spirit and also co-founder of this network, Omari Hardwick. Omari has joined forces with Tess Albrecht’s and Palm