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#This is Us – This is Me

This episode brought back the deep sadness that I felt as the caretaker for my own mother. The hospice nurse coming to let us know that she had 48 hours left with us and the goodbyes we had to say as we stood sobbing by her side. It was the most heart wrenchingly beautiful moments I’ve ever experienced. Continue reading

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TONIGHT! Poetic Memoir Intensive with #Ursula Rucker

This intensive word/ thought/ emotion, self-truth-culling, seeks to be a journey of healing, art, therapy, and authentic conversations about life that will result in the creation of individual works/excerpts of EPIC memoir poetry. Each student is invited to perform their … Continue reading

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Not One – Original poetry

Not One (For the Million Mothers March) Not mine son Not mine Not my son Not my brother nephew or current lover Not my neighbor cousin or future husband Not mine Not hers Not anybody’s Son I am not saying … Continue reading

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Remembering Mommy. A poem for Mother’s Day ❤

I Remember You , for Mom on Mother’s Day Continue reading

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March 7th Toni’s Room is coming to BusBoys and Poets Washington D.C. !

The show has been rescheduled to March 7th! Tickets from January’s show will be honored ❣ After successful book launches in Philadelphia and New York, Toni Love is bringing her new poetry book Toni’s Room alive in Washington D.C. at … Continue reading

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Poetry for Breast Cancer Awareness

#breastcancerawareness A reminder that during the month of October, $2 from every Amazon order of my poetry book “Toni’s Room” will be donated to Praise Is The Cure, a local breast cancer support organization founded by a mom and accountant … Continue reading

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She’s here! 💞 “Toni’s Room” is now a poetry book!

My baby is finally here! 💞 Toni’s Room is now a book! Continue reading

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“The Restoration” original poetry by Toni Love

“The Restoration” original poetry Continue reading

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The Fall/Winter issue of the Philadelphia Art and Urban Literary Magazine is here and I’m the featured poet!

It’s here! The Fall/Winter issue of Paul Magazine! Click the link to enjoy this issue that includes two of my poems; one never before published. I am extremely honored to be the featured poet in this beautiful art and literary review full of phenomenal artists! 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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