The Greatest Gift Bestowed Upon us is the Ability to Tell and Share a Story

For this episode, writers Patricia Cumper and Pauline Walker are joined by poet Nick Makoha.

A portrait of Black poet Nick Makoha. He is pictured outside leaning against a wall. He's wearing a white t-shirt and tracksuit top.

Nick Makoha discusses his love of language, how he became a poet, the power of storytelling and his commitment to pursuing a career as a writer without a safety net.

Poetry is who I am 100% of the time, it’s what earns my money.

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