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@charyssalynn Thought you might enjoy a good poem
@charyssalynn both are hella entertaining. Time to get your binge on
@soledadobrien thought you'd appreciate this.
My most proud work to date. The best poem I've written yet..
@TherealTaraji here's that father's day treat i mentioned. Lmk what you think
@IAmSteveHarvey Happy Fathers Day. Touching poem with my 5 year old daughter
@AdrienneBailon for your ride to work today...
@IAmSteveHarvey a fathers day poem with my 5year old daughter.. happy fathers day

About Chief The Poet

Michael “Chief” Peterson marries social consciousness with mellow poetic verses. Born and raised in New Britain, CT, he declares himself a man dedicated to his family and focused on helping our youth. A graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a bachelor of arts in Elementary Education and a bachelor degree in Child Psychology, he is no stranger to the injustice he speaks out about.
Chief’s accomplishments include: Two-time Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam Semi-Finalist, University of Connecticut Grand Slam Champion,Two-time Enchanted Garden (Hartford, CT) Grand Slam Champion, Two-time St. Joseph’s College “Love Jones” Slam Champion.

I wish life had training wheels

In a blink of an eye, life as you know it can be violently changed forever. How do you respond? After experiencing one of life’s most difficult challenges, Michael “Chief” Peterson, uses poetic illustrations to chronicle his transition from the depths of hopelessness to the pinnacle of encouragement. One man’s emotionally powerful journey through life is brilliantly depicted in this story of family, faith, and love. When adversity strikes, how will you overcome?

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