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SistersRoc'N'Rhyme Presents Poems in the Key of Life: A Journey Through Time and Verse.

The literary world is abuzz with excitement as bestselling authors Chyrel J. Jackson and Lyris D. Wallace unleash their latest collaborative masterpiece, "SistersRoc'N'Rhyme Presents Poems in the Key of Life." This vibrant and lyrical dance party of poetry promises readers a nostalgic trip down memory lane, set against the backdrop of the 80s and 90s music era.

Chyrel J. Jackson (right) and Lyris D. Wallace. Used with permission.
Chyrel J. Jackson (right) and Lyris D. Wallace. Used with permission.

A Celebration of Youth and Coming of Age

In their third release, Jackson and Wallace invite readers to join them on a journey celebrating the joy of youth and the trials of coming of age. Set to the chart-topping billboard soundtrack of the 80s and 90s, this collection of contemporary poetic verse explores modern themes such as family, sisterhood, failing government, racism, faith, culture, and history. Through their vivid and evocative poetry, the authors offer readers a close and personal view of their formative young adult years.

Empowering Voices Through Poetry

Jackson and Wallace, both avid lovers and writers of African American Literature, bring their unique perspectives to "Poems in the Key of Life." Drawing from their upbringing in the Southern Suburbs of Chicago and their scholastic awakening in college, the authors infuse their poetry with the spirit of literary greats such as James Baldwin, Maya Angelou, and Langston Hughes. With refreshing honesty and raw emotion, their poetry tackles social issues and explores the human experience of life, love, loss, and sorrow.

A Call for Visibility and Healing

As writers committed to giving voice to social issues, Jackson and Wallace write for visibility. Through their poetry, they seek to uplift and empower others, providing healing through their words. "Poems in the Key of Life" is not just a collection of verses; it's a testament to the power of language to transcend time and touch the soul.

A Literary Legacy

Chyrel J. Jackson and Lyris D. Wallace are Literary visionaries and two-time #1 Ranked Best Selling Amazon Authors. Reared and raised in the South Suburbs outside Chicago, African American Literature has deeply influenced their writing. Both writers write in the spirit of their past great Literary ancestors and have been recognized for their literary contributions, including Pushcart Nominations for their poignant poetry.

This edgy writing duo is featured in numerous poetry anthologies, Literary Journals, and International Global Magazines. Their published works include "SistersRoc’N’Rhyme Presents Poems in the Key of Life," "Mirrored Images," and "Different Sides of the Same Coin." Through their writing, Jackson and Wallace are creating lasting legacies, sharing their voices and experiences as black women authentically and unapologetically.

Finding Their Voice Through Writing

For Chyrel and Lyris, writing is more than just a passion—it's a means of self-expression and empowerment. Writing has allowed them to find their voice and share their experiences as black women authentically. Through their lens, they bring a unique perspective to their poetry, shedding light on issues of race, identity, and social justice.

As readers immerse themselves in the poetic world of "Poems in the Key of Life," they are invited to experience life through the eyes of two sisters who have found their voice and are using it to create change. With each word they pen, Chyrel J. Jackson and Lyris D. Wallace leave behind a legacy of empowerment, visibility, and healing for generations to come.


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