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Charles L. Chatmon

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As an author, poet and freelance writer, Charles L. Chatmon has been a fresh voice in the world of literature for years. His works of poetry captured in his books The Depths of My Soul and The Voices of South Central is written with a “stark sensitivity and style”. As a freelance writer, Charles has contributed pieces for the California Crusader News, L.A. Wave Newspaper, and the L.A. Watts Times. His articles have also appeared in Consciousness Magazine, Empire Beat Magazine, and college newspapers. He was a sports editor for his high school newspaper and a sports columnist for one of his college newspapers.

For several years, he was a co-host for Mixed Matters for North Bay Media Review and is the creator of Authors N Focus. Charles is als
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The Voices of South Central

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I Wanted To Be Shakespeare

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This is not a poem or a sonnet, but a confession. I wanted to be like ‘The Bard’, William Shakespeare. For a writer or English major as I was back in college, Shakespeare was the man, the top gun of writers, poets, creative literary artists. I would say that early in my college life I had a pretty good path; I enrolled in courses concentrating on his plays and sonnets, started to...

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"My feelings are not your control panel Just because I love you doesn't mean I'll let you hurt me I love me so much more than to let you destroy me I may be breaking down, but I'm never broken I may be crying now, but soon I'll be soaring I'm not c..." Read more of this blog post »
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“It's a new dawn; but the journey continues.”
Charles L. Chatmon, The Depths Of My Soul: Poems From The Heart Of A Man

“I'm an author, not a world leader.”
-Charles Chatmon

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”
Aesop

“The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.”
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“A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.”
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“Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.”
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“Please all, and you will please none.”
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