The Poet Talks of Freedom | Tish Jones | TEDxMinneapolisWomen

Translator: Amanda Chu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven “Before I was born, there was movement – paddles pushing pent-up people through oceans of pain. That explains my fear of water. When I was born, there was movement still – lines, paths, roads, circles, and tracks. Check it. I had my first perm in elementary school. […]

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Just a Closer Walk with Thee at Salvation Mountain, Art, Musical Prayer and God’s Love (with Lyrics)

(a gospel hymn remake) I am weak, but Thou art strong Jesus, keep me from all wrong I’ll be satisfied as long As I walk, Let me walk, close to Thee – Through this world of toil and snares If I falter, Lord, who cares? Who with me my burden shares? None but Thee, dear […]

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President and Mrs. Obama Open White House Poetry Jam (1 of 8)

(applause) The President: Thank you. Thank you, everybody. Thank you so much. Please, everybody be seated. It is a great pleasure to welcome all of you to the White House for an evening of music and poetry and spoken word — (cheering and applause) — from some of our nation’s most gifted performers, both distinguished […]

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