U can take a brotha out the hood but cant take the hood out the brotha... #DontGetItTwisted https://t.co/fSJ0gpcgIQ
Is we finsihed or is we done? #I'sRetToGo https://t.co/q0ygwuRViI
This was such a feel good moment for me today. The OGs hooping in a tournament at my school.… https://t.co/rrcfGviNFJ
Quote from NRA National Rifle Association President Jim Porter made in 2016. Its unreal that… https://t.co/cLB5tXokup
Caught mrzayas in full teacher mode today. Frog dissection... #Yuck #IFailedSciencehttps://t.co/TzsmzN9krf
When you have a flight at insane O'clock in the morning & it feels like no one else is gonna be… https://t.co/jY4TcmNw8A
@VersesAndFlow i most certainly did.
My morning... as she waits to go to her school she becomes Assistant Dean of Students. #DadLifehttps://t.co/bmz78Xxsgj

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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