Tag Archives: Peace

Not One (New original poetry by Toni Love)

We gather together
Seen and unseen
When mothers pray
The heavens come forth to listen Continue reading

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Toni Love in Baltimore Oct 7th at Peace & A Cup of Joe!

I LOVE my city but the only way I grow as an artist is to push myself outside of my comfort zone. The artists in Baltimore MD are so welcoming to Philly artists and I am looking forward to returning there with some new poetry as well as fan favorites! I will be reading and performing poetry Friday, October 7th in Baltimore, Maryland at Peace and a Cup of Joe. Continue reading

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Toni Love in Baltimore Oct 7 and on Reverbnation!

First I want to sincerely thank my new followers! I hope you enjoy what you see and hear and please return often and feel free to share to your friends! I will be reading and performing poetry Friday, October 7th in … Continue reading

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Encouraging Young Writers in Philadelphia Today

My father loved to read and wrote a multitude of songs and essays yet published only one song in his lifetime. Today in his memory I am excited to be hosting a fundraiser for Philly Youth March and Voice4Justice. The … Continue reading

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Memories of a War Veteran..I have not forgotten

My Uncle was a Vietnam War Veteran. He was fortunate to be one of the ones to come home alive, but the person who left never really came home. He was sad, he was depressed, he struggled with the choices he was forced to make at war and never really felt comfortable in his skin when he came home. He was a walking casualty of war. Continue reading

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It’s all Temporary (Memoirs in a Cast)

A good friend told me just a few days before my fracture, “even Superwoman has to put her cape in the dry cleaners for a few days” but Superwoman didn’t listen. I found out the hard way that when Superwoman is too stubborn to slow down, God sometimes does it for her. Continue reading

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Back to life…back to reality…

It was the first time that I purposely chose not to try and “use” the time to cram in every library, museum or other extra curricular event that looked exciting and intriguing during the holiday break. They both get so over-worked (in my opinion) at school that I wanted them to just do nothing for a change. Continue reading

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