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April 2011, Mr Branden Stuckey shared his encouraging Spoken words with the community and students of local schools and Alabama Southern Community College

April 2011, Mr Branden Stuckey shared his encouraging Spoken words with the community and students of local schools and Alabama Southern Community College

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  • 1. “BstucThaPoet”
  • 2. Birmingham, AL (BlackNews.com) -- Poet Brandan "BStuc" Stuckey has written the first book of spoken word entitled The Last Words Will Be Spoken...A Journey Into the Thoughts and Rhymes of a Poetic Mind. This book features not only the most groundbreaking poetry but also tells a compelling narrative through the eyes of the author as he blazes the trails of life with the power of the pen. The Last Words Will Be Spoken takes the reader on a proverbial journey from the pen and page to the mic and the stage.
  • 3.  The self proclaimed "Presidential Poet" tackles everything from politics ("We Did It") to passion ("Let Me Hold You Tight," "Contagious," etc.) to a tribute to the authors beloved fraternity ("A Poem For Omega") while providing an in-depth perspective into the personal struggles of an artist.
  • 4.  Each piece feels fresh and encourages a challenging look within for feelings of inspiration, triumph, love, victory, and spirituality. This book not only speaks life into the lungs of poetry but it also unites the reader and artist through common stories that will give you courage to step up to the mic and let your voice be heard!
  • 5. The author attended the historic A.H. Parker High School in Birmingham, AL and holds a Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of South Alabama. Stuckey has been a staple on the poetry scene for 10 years and is a member of the very distinguished poetry troupe Black on Black Rhyme. Aside from his poetry duties, BStuc serves as a writer and a motivational speaker.
  • 6.  "I serve a living King/So Im something like a Fresh Prince/I am Legend and I don’t have to convince," is one of the many soulful quoteables that youll hear from one Brandan "BStuc ThaPoet" Stuckey. Hailing from Birmingham, Alabama, BStuc has been a staple on the spoken word scene for many years.
  • 7.  He honed his craft on numerous microphones in the Civil Rights Capital as a part of the Magic City Premiere Poets Troupe. BStuc has hosted, participated, and won several poetry slams throughout his home state.
  • 8.  BStucrecalls his first poem, written for an A.H. Parker High school black history play in 1999, "U Hate Me Cuz U Aint Me," as an ode to the civil rights struggle of the past and a guide to overcoming the Black plight for the future. After a standing ovation from a crowded auditorium, BStuc has harnessed that energy and turned into a successful poetry career.
  • 9.  As a member of the Black on Black Rhyme Poetry Troupe out of Tallahassee, FL, he has traveled all across the country performing, and releasing a DVD in the Spring of 2009 called the Birth-Write Vol. 1. However, it is literary contribution that has really put the world on notice. "The Last Words Will Be Spoken...A Journey Into the Thoughts and Rhymes of a Poetic Mind" was released in stores June 2010.
  • 10.  Itis the first book of spoken word meaning not only will you receive the most groundbreaking poetry but also a detailed and structured narrative describing BStucs creative process. He says his elements of poetry include "the deepness of Langston Hughes, the storytelling of Notorius B.I.G., the sheer rhetorical genius of Outkast, and the comedic excellence of Jamie Foxx."
  • 11.  When hes not on stage, BStuc works tirelessly with his own non-profit organization The BStuc Foundation. It was established to assist diabetic patients through advocacy, education, research, and service.
  • 12.  BStucholds a degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of South Alabama and is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Known for being the best dressed poet in the game, You can catch BStuc ThaPoet on a microphone near you!
  • 13.  http://www.blacknews.com/news/last_words_will_be_spoken_brandan_stuckey101.shtml