Twist and Shout

Twist and Shout
Life is never straight (Joey Kulkin photo)

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Trenton, My Trenton: Maya. Toni. Tameia.

Poet

TRENTON -- Her grandpa was in the middle of refurbishing the old Maxine's building to get ready for the June 21 opening of Your Big Easy restaurant, when the teenager agreed to walk upstairs with a reporter to read her poem "A Mother's Poem For A Mother's Dreary Days" in front of the camera. Hours later, she read during a poetry recital inside Classics Books on South Warren Street, where energy continues to attract energy.

Ladies and Gentlemen of Trenton, and beyond: 13-year-old Tameia Hamilton: