First Language(s): Haitian (ayisyen)
Second Language(s): French, English
What was your favorite book as a child?
The favorite book was “Le Petit Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
Do you remember the original reason or motivation why you started writing creatively?
I started writing poetry because I was in love with a girl, Linda, who moved to our neighborhood when I was fifteen.
What was the most adventurous or thrilling thing you ever did/experienced?
Scuba diving and skydiving were two of the most thrilling things that I have done.
Do you listen to music while reading or writing?
I listen to mostly jazz when I write.
Caught in the Rhythm
Issue Spring '19