B Sharise is the first poet to take home the crown in SLAMMAGEDDON – sponsored by WYMS.
WYMS is proud to introduce the MadMan family to this dynamic talent….
“B. Sharise Moore is a rare…writer who masters…[complicated rhythms] and taps out her own very special beat.”~A. Kai, Rawsistaz Reviewer. Published author, certified English teacher, classical pianist, editor, and performance poet B. Sharise Moore is a New Jersey native and graduate of Rutgers University in 2001.
B. Sharise stormed the world of performance poetry in 1998 and quickly became a slam champion, featured poet, and member of the New Jersey National Slam Team in 2002. Since then, she has shared the stage with the likes of HBO Def Poets Lemon, Jamaal St. John, and Gemineye while performing at venues nationwide. She released her first poetry CD “Chez Poet” in 2001, “Labyrinth,” in 2009, and her latest, “Peacock Feathers and Ruby Slippered Souls” in 2010.
Moore’s poetry has been published in The Journal of Black Poetry and The Mas Tequila Review among other anthologies and magazines. She is also the author of Taste, an artful blend of fantasy and erotic fiction. In 2011, she and trumpeter Jared Bailey teamed up to win the Be Talented Competition sponsored by B. Smith’s Restaurant. She is currently a private piano instructor and MFA student at The University of Baltimore.”
Visit B Sharise online at www.bsharise.com and follow her on twitter @bsharisemoore