Ursula Rucker

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Ursula Rucker, born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an American spoken word recording artist of African-American and Italian descent. A graduate of Temple's journalism school, Rucker made her poetic debut in 1994 at Philly's celebrated Zanzibar Blue.

Rucker is known for a diverse repertoire, for unique poetry techniques and stage pr ...

Ursula Rucker Poems

1.
Release

Release... your heart, my heart... release, release... your heart, my
heart... release

When, planes be crashing... and
Blood written checks be cashing
...

2.
L.O.V.E.

ON THIS DAY
THERE WILL BE NO TALK OF WAR
OR POLITIC
OR DISASTER
...

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