There are centuries of untold stories imprinted on the souls of Black womyn. Aqua Beats and Moon Verses gives a voice to these soul tales, healing those fighting to be heard and all who listen. Armed with the strength and wisdom of the ancestors and the promise of a lasting legacy for future generations, camil. williams (Aqua) and veronica precious bohanan (Moon) are creative vessels, transforming the culture of wom(b)onhood--one word at a time. --Sandria M. Washington, Editor-at-Large --Brown Gurl Magazine
Aqua Beats and Moon Verses is not just a womon's story, it's one of the most artistic pieces of social commentary I've seen in a long time. A refreshing showcase of edutainment infused with soul, poetry, hip-hop, jazz, song & dance, that tells every girl and woman's story. The choreopoem genuinely deserves a long stage run, as it's a must see for young womyn... The book is a must own! -- Amina, President Artist, Urbanized Music --Chicago Hip-Hop Initiative
Aqua Beats and Moon Verses is an amazing journey every young womon should read it out loud with her sista' friends. The words flow with energy and the raw truth ranging from an array of topics that most womyn of color with identify with on the most personal level...I am honored to endorse this powerful book. When you read it, be prepared to learn, grow, evolve.... Keisha Farmer-Smith, Manager --Alternative Girl World Program
About the Author
AquaMoon (camil.williams and veronica precious bohanan) is a Chicago-based, youth and womyn-centered writing, performance and artistic team. AquaMoon upholds its motto, Dismantling the Culture of Silence , by helping to bridge the gap between the streets, Hip-hop feminism, performance activism, and academia. Aqua Beats and Moon Verses: Volume I, is the team's poetic affirmation.