Fifteen of Sherlene Batts’s most inspiring poems. Separated into three chapters, poems to Motivate, poems to Inspire and poems Willy Nilly style, which means these are poems that contain urban lingo, and explicit lingo.
Sherlene Batts is a poet and writer. She was born and raised in Houston TX and attended Forest Brook Senior High School. She graduated in 1980. She also attended the University Of Houston/downtown College where she took some courses in Psychology. Some of the poems in "Straight Out Of The Box" center around her everyday life, prayer, and her faith in God. Poets who influenced her are Maya Angelou, Nikki Giovanni, and Phylis Wheatley.
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