In no particular order. All love. 🙏🏽
— Started two websites...
— www.josephjasonsantiagolacour.com for all my Poetry & Hip-Hop works.
— www.sacredpoets.com in partnership with my twin flame love, Rica de la Luz.
— Officially released my first song, “Ride of Passage” Listen HERE!
— Self-published two (2) books of art and poetry. Available HERE!
— Published in Veterans Poetry Circle Anthology. Check out the Wordpress Blog!
— Published in Caesura: Online Edition. Thx, PCSJ!
— Featured in Content Magazine - Jan/Feb 2019 Discover 11.0 Issue
— Accepted to The New Orleans Poetry Festival - April 19-21, 2019
— Awarded a grant by Arts Council Santa Cruz County to create and share works through Dope Poet Love. First time applying for a grant!
— Accepted a volunteer position teaching Poetry at Rountree Medium Facility in Watsonville, CA - The Santa Cruz Poetry Project - William James Association. Shout out to all my cousins locked up and their families.
— With The Legendary Collective, I have helped The Santa Cruz Word Church develop into one of the dopest and safest poetry open mics in the Bay Area/Central Coast.
— Started a screen printing project to promote ourselves while empowering others. Studio 114 Collective and Shalom Clothing Co. at The Tannery in Santa Cruz.
— Consciously connected with so many amazing Artists and Supporters locally.
— And I've performed live at least twice weekly. In 2019, it's daily.
— Paz y Amor.
— And, oh yeah...I started regular therapy sessions.