My 2nd Project ReleasED!!! Self Portrait ; Revelations of MyVerse Hosted by Legendary D.J. Tony Touch
MyVerse, was born and raised in Orlando, Fl by her mother and older brother. Her mother, a strong spiritual Latina, rooted her up in the church. To ensure that MyVerse flourished her creativity, her mother enrolled her in ballet, choir and band. Growing up MyVerse had a fascination with writing stories. At the tender age of 12 she began writing poetry, and developed her skills as a poet through out her adolescent years. By 15, she found Hip-Hop to be a culture and spirituality that strengthened and coincided with her religious upbringing. Being raised with a musically talented brother, who 8 years older, exposed her to music she wouldn’t normally hear on the radio. Ranging from Christian Hip-Hop, Reggae Drum-n-Bass. This was the seed that cultivated MyVerse’s growing love for good conscious music. The moment that changed her life was when she decided to attend a military school at 17 to graduate high school. There she discovered the art of Spoken Word and began her first performances as a poet. MyVerse’s unique style of poetry and her passion for Hip-Hop effortlessly transitioned her into becoming an Emcee. This inspired her to enroll as a full-time journalist student to expand her craft as a writer and assists her task of carving a mold in Hip Hop music. Career highlights for MyVerse include: Her own open mic nights called “Prolific Mondays”, she was a member of Team Orlando 09′ for The National Poetry Slam, performed in countless poetry shows/slams including the recent Indie Summer Fest and The American Music Festival. In her career thus far, she has become a model/artist with Grindtimenow.com, and is a volunteer with Spoken Word Press. With the teamwork and love of her Sistren, MyVerse has ventured into to mentoring high school poetry clubs. and Helps conduct annual poetry slams in Orlando.