Writing poems about children is an enjoyable endeavor. It is an opportunity to remove the baggage that comes with adult life and complexities. I tend to find myself or discover the innocence that has been ripped from me by the experiences, obstacles, and decisions made through life.
My name is Rafa Selase I am a poet, pianist, artist, athlete and jazz activist. Influenced by the community, culture, and sounds of the Northern California Bay Area, my music, art, and songwriting aspires to speak to people across the globe on all levels of the musical, poetic and artistic spectrum. A proud native of Vallejo, California, he has been quietly building a career as a multi-talented artist.
My hope and expectation are that you find inspiration, and renewal by reading my work. Lastly, I hope to challenge you in some way because by doing this you will inspire me and we can all learn by continuous artistic expression.