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4/10/2023 – Fox Chattanooga
Rhyming pros explain importance of writing prose during National Poetry Month

4/1/2023 – Chattanooga Pulse
Special WTCI Series, Raise Your Voice, to feature local authors and posts in Flagship Show

4/1/2023 –
WTCI Series Raise Your Voice to Feature Local Authors and Poets in Raise Your Hand

2/21/2023 – UTC Echo
Chattanoogans Unite and Celebrate at First Black History Festival

1/30/2023 – Chattanooga Pulse
Culture Books, Rhyme N Chatt Team Up to Present Chattanooga’s First Black History Festival

1/4/2023 – Chattanooga Pulse
Culture Books Brings New Black History Festival to East Lake Community Center

12/11/2023 – Chattanooga Pulse
Rhyme N Chatt Annual Book Signing Event

12/3/2022 –
Rhyme N Chatt Has 3 Upcoming Events

10/2022 – The Pulse
Rhyme n Chatt Throwback Open Mic

4/30/2022 – Scenic Trend by Hannah Key
Rhyme N Chatt: “Changing Lives One Rhyme at a Time”

4/25/2022 – YouTube
“The Brewer Media and EPB Local Non-Profit Spotlight is on Rhyme N Chatt”

4/25/2022 – Chattanooga Pulse by Gary Poole
“Changing Lives One Life At A Time With The Power Of Poetry”

4/20/2022 – Scenic Roots Interview with WUTC’s Ray Bassett featuring Marsha Mills and KB Ballentine
“A Rhyming Rodeo For One And All At Rhyme N Chatt”

4/4/2022 – Scenic Roots Interview with WUTC’s Ray Bassett featuring Marsha Mills and KB Ballentine
“Setting The Stage For Chattown Poets Live”

2/26/2022 – Stay Happening – Poetry Meets the Black Bible
“Rhyme N Chatt honors Charlie Newton’s the Black Bible Exhibit

2/23/2022 – Scenic Roots Interview with WUTC’s Ray Bassett featuring Martina Alford and Swayyvo
“Changing Lives One Rhyme At A Time”

2/22/2022 – The Pulse – Fresh Out the Shoebox Open Mic Poetry Sessions
“Fresh Out the Shoebox Poetry Sessions”

11/23/2021 – Chattanooga Times Free Press by Barry Coulter
“Chattanooga’s International Market brings variety of art, food and live music to Cooper’s Alley”

11/14/2021 – Live with Greg Funderburg
“Rhyme N Chatt”

9/14/2021 – University Echo – By staff writer, Caroline Colvin
“Local Poets Showcase Their Work at the Hunter Art Museum”

6/3/2021 – Chattanooga News Chronicle – By Yolanda Putman
“Chattanooga celebrates Juneteenth, commemorates Black Wall Street”

6/2020 – YouTube
CWG with Rhyme N Chatt Interactive Poetry

1/29/2020 – The Pulse – by Ray Zimmerman
“Chatty on the Mic”

4/20/2019 – The Pulse
“Rhyme N Chatt’s 20th Anniversary Throwback Poetry Show”

4/7/2019 – Chattanooga Times Free Press – by Lisa Denton
“North River Civic Center mounts its first juried art show with “Strong Women”

4/3/2019 – The Chattanoogan
“The Strong Women Art Exhibit Opens Sunday”

2/13/2010 – Chattanooga Times Free Press
“Monday deadline to enter ‘Black Ink’ poetry contest”

8/13/2009 – Chattanooga Bridge
“Rhyme N Chatt Interactive Poetry Session”

4/25/2003 – The Chattanoogan
“Rhyme-n-Chatt Presents Poetry Slampoze 2003”

2/4/2003 – The Chattanoogan
“Rhyme N Chatt Presents “A Love Groove” Feb. 15″