Springfield vs. Shelbyville Poetry Slam - Meet the Poets

Sophia Jackson

Sophia is representing Shelbyville and coming all the way from the beautiful city of Summerland. She is a baker, a storyteller, and an amazing presence on stage. Come cheer her on in and show her the love for Team Shelbyville. You may even get bread if you do!

1. How would you describe your poetry?
Gooey foundation topped with layers of curiosity and gratitude, finished with a dusting of it-seemed-like-a-good-idea-at-the-time.

2. What is your favourite place in the Valley?
I live in Prairie Valley in Summerland. The view down this quaint valley towards Giant's Head Mountain is my favourite place.

3. Which Simpson character are you most like?
Lisa, because books.

4. Who is your favourite poet?
For the last year I have most adored Charles Bukowski.

5. Safari or Chrome? Mac or PC?
Chrome, PC

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