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Breath of Our Ancestors

Ty Gray-EL has been called the ‘Minister of Poetry’ and 'The Vessel’ through which our Ancestors speak.

He is an author, activist and internationally renowned spoken word recording artist. He is a storyteller extraordinaire and creator of the Breath of My Ancestors Podcast

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The power of the spoken word is evident each time this inspirational storyteller opens his mouth. He captures your imagination by weaving poetry, historical events and present day facts into a bright celestial cloth that lifts the air, enlivens your spirit and stirs your soul.

Ty's slave narratives and poetry has impacted the lives of millions around the world.
He has been featured in the highly acclaimed stage plays, 'The Process-Journey to the Dark Side of Addiction', Flavors and Urban Therapy'. He has also appeared on the Michael Baisden Show, the Russ Parr Morning Show, BET News, the Pacifica Radio Network and Sirius/XM Radio as well as featured in the Washington Informer and Washington Post newspapers.
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The Breath of My Ancestors Blog

Check out the Breath Of My Ancestors Blog, "The Underground Rail." The podcast that broadcast ancient wisdom from the past. With storytelling, poems and commentary on issues that need to be faced. James Baldwin said, "Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced."

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