Darryl K. Porter
Biography of Darryl K. Porter
I am a disabled non-speech person; my disability is Cerebral Palsy. I went to the Harry S.Truman College, and I graduated from the Truman College, my majors were computer/business, I worked for an agency for mental disabilities with people for nine years. I taught my students their academics with computers. My mother had three boys. I have many loves; my loves are GOD, FAMILY, POETRY and sports. I have done many 5k races and the CHICAGO MARATHON. In now, I am having poetry readings in the coffee and, teahouses. Some people and my some professors said, ” my poems are so inspiring of people. I hope my poetry give a reader some inspirations, it mean I done my job. I won serval awards for poetry. I'm a member of many poet associations.
Darryl K. Porter's Works:
KIPPY'S POETRY, THOUGHTS, PROSES IN 2008. KIPPY'S VOICE IN 2009.
[“ The Plant”]
We have plants and some are very special.
I pray I remain faithful
In taking care of my
SPECIAL each and every one plants.
They are so fragile, so rare, and so precious.
A plant is a LIVING THING
Which could even grow into a redwood.
THE PLANT IS ANY FRIENDSHIP.