Given Name: Keith
We know Keith as Silk Blackrose on Allpoetry
He was born in New Mexico & spent the majority of his childhood in Ohio and Texas.
Silk completed High School, and also took some computer courses after his graduation.
Keith was drawn to music lyrics, stories and he says “poetry is magical”
He has been a regular in the Late Night Poets chat since August 2016
and feels that the LNP poets are a supportive family.
Silk says his most valuable experience in LNP has been
getting exposed to new forms of poetry and the veteran poets
who help him to push his boundaries
Keith first called into the LNP Radio shows in August 2016
and feels it is a great group of poets, all trying to improve their craft
and supporting one another. He feels he has learned and grown quite a lot since joining in and participating in the shows
Silk has been published in two Allpoetry anthologies
Grey Dawn and Rewrite Sunlight
He’s not actively seeking publication at this time but is open to the idea.
Few people know that Silk enjoys cooking and hopes to go to culinary school someday.
Currently he is learning to speak Spanish
“A woman’s heart is a labyrinth and even she knows not the way.”
His Favorite Poet:
His Favorite Poems:
Savage Sculpture by Pam Ray
Tower of Naught by Robert M…
The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
To Drink by Lady Joy
Ghost by Emilie Autumn
Silk’s hobbies and interests include
Listening to music and audio books
computers and video games
Going to shooting ranges
Attending renaissance fairs