Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 12:02PM

JORDAN SIMPSON is a writer, performance poet, and percussionist from Bronx New York whose family history roots back to Christiana, Manchester, Jamaica.Currently residing in Houston, TX, Jordan has acquired city, state, national, and international rankings within his past 3 years, including ranking 4th in the southwest region of the United States in Slam poetry, and ranking 10th in the world at the largest youth international poetry festival in the world, Youth Speak's Brave New Voices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in July of 2014. Simpson Continues to perform, lecture, and workshop around the nation at various city, national, and international levels. Jordan uses his poetry not only to inspire others, but to also aid himself in his venture for identity and peace through writing.

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