On this episode, Fresh Linen talks about the superpower we posses known as vulnerability. Throughout his life he suppressed his feelings from being a victim of domestic abuse and sexual assault. However, he found his outlet to express his feelings through the power of poetry. He talks about how the power of the spoken word saved not only himself, but one of his fellow Airmen.
Listen now! Sergeant George Linen Jr aka Fresh Linen is author of the poetry collection Before the Streetlights Come On.
We talk about his book, what it's like to be an active duty poet, his album "A Breath of Fresh Air" and much more.
Words are powerful and it can weigh on you. Thank you to George "Fresh" Linen for giving some words. Please listen to his powerful message about being a black man and how his art of words helps him be just that.....a Black man.