Light-Skinned, Live Spoken Word @ Nuyorican


Hello, hello, hey, hello, hello (Erykah Badu voice) 👋🏾

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared my thoughts and life experiences, thank you for bearing with me through this journey. A mental break every now and then is much needed to remind us of why we’re here:

to share our gifts, to create, to love.

I’ll be getting back to the blog very soon as I explore my hometown of Boston with a fresh pair of eyes. In the meantime, here is a video of me performing one of my original and most popular spoken word pieces, “Light-Skinned,” at Nuyorican Poets Cafe.

The only movement that counts is forward, even if it’s baby steps. Let’s keep striving and keep building, our dreams are calling.

With love,

Mel Chanté

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