MEET IG POET @lotusheart.romanisoul #WriterCrushSeries

Ilona ( pronounced "Ee-loh-nuh") is by far one of the most thoughtful people in our Instagram Poet community. She makes sure we remain a cyber family by looking out for the poet behind each poem. Be it health issues, life changes or an extended absence; Ilona reaches out to everyone. In addition to being considerate, [...]


I'm known for giving nicknames and his is "Toronto King". Well deserved I might add. As mentioned before, some of the poets in this series asked to be featured while others were extended an invitation. Dela, a gentleman who is passionate about protecting my poetic voice was immediately supportive of my vision.  See, my connection [...]


When I first launched the #WriterCrushWednesday series, I gave an open call where everyone had fair chance to introduce themselves. It was however, equally important to reach out to more established poets that I admired from afar. Stacie Martin is one of those writers. With well over 50,000 Instagram followers, Stacie was incredibly gracious when [...]


Nothing could be more perfect than to celebrate International Women's Day and it's symbolic power color Red with today's featured poet! Meet Surabhi Singhi!  The first thing you can't help but notice is her beautiful smile; not to be outdone by her warmth and kindness! As someone new to Authenticitee Speaks, I haven't had the privilege [...]


This guy is my heart. I saw him across a crowded Instagram feed and have been a fan ever since! He caught my eye with this succinct and strong piece:  Oh how he impressed me because we were total opposites and he had mastered the art of potent minimalistic storytelling. I wanted more. So much [...]

NEW INSTAGRAM POET SERIES JAN. 3, 2017! #WriterCrushWednesday

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!! SUPER EXCITED!!! Tomorrow is the BIG day! The response has been overwhelming and I even handpicked a few of my CyberSquad favorites that I can't wait for you to meet! If you are just joining me on this journey, I'm a blogger/poet and this series is designed to introduce my blog [...]


Excited. Excited! Excited I am!! It's sort of like bringing the new beau home to meet the family! On the first Wednesday of January 2017, I will launch a new series called: #WRITERCRUSHWEDNESDAY! It will exclusively feature Instagram poets and writers whose work has caught my eye. Some are new writers who have had little [...]