The Black American Storyteller


I want this blog to be more than just keeping up with things that I’m doing. I want this space to be a resource for people and artist trying better themselves and their craft.

How To Be Original When Everything Has Been Done Already

We continue climbing because it's worth the fall, and that's what keeps us going. Then the question, forcing its hand through the clear ceiling you made for yourself asks, how can I be original if everything has been done already?

Savon Bartley
Is This Too Deep For The Intro?

This blog is my obligation. My story. My honest and candid experiences traveling the world reciting poetry, being a son, reading books, writing books, being black, living, struggling, flourishing, failing, trying again, and again, and again, to one day find the answer to the question “what am I doing with my life?”

Savon Bartley