VOTE OF A NATION
Dianna Tyler also known as Goddess Warrior The Poet developed the courage to openly speak about the pain she spilled through her pen 2012. She is a domestic violence survivor. She endured the great loss of both parents as a result of it. For nearly a decade Goddess Warrior has advocated against not only domestic violence but violence of all kinds. From gun violence to sexual abuse she has captivated audiences with her powerful performances. She uses the gift of spoken word poetry to be an example of faith, strength, determination and the sheer will to never give up. After starting out at one of the most infamous open mics in Chicago, At Ease Sunday’s, Goddess Warrior The Poet has now become a trailblazer in her own right.
She is the founder and CEO of Words Of A Warrior Productions. Hostess of The Wordshop Open Mic in Rockford, IL. First African American poet to produce and direct a spoken word stage play inside Rich South High School in Richton Park, IL. She was featured in an online media blog, Aplus-media.com founded by actor Ashton Kutcher (Punk’d, That 70’s Show, The Butterfly Effect, Dude Where’s My Car). Released her first spoken word album, “More Than A Woman: Introduction Of A Goddess”, in 2018 after taking nearly a one year hiatus to give birth to twin boys. November of 2019 Goddess Warrior The Poet became an International Spoken Word Artist when she featured onboard the CARNIVAL Cruise ship on international waters in the Bahamas with the Art of Transparency. In December of 2019 Goddess Warrior The Poet won the “People’s Choice Award” in the NextShowcase Chicago Competition, a platform created by Mark Hubbard (Former President of The Chicago Chapter Of The Grammy’s Midwest Division) and Reggie Ayers. After wowing the crowd and winning that competition it lead to her a featured spot for SoFar Sounds Chicago and her first featured television appearance on Chicago’s Very Own WGN Channel 9 Morning Show “People To People”. Goddess Warrior has also thus performed in several cities and states across the nation, won many awards, performed in slam poetry competitions, iHeart Radio podcasts appearances via IntellectualRadio.com and much more.
Goddess Warrior The Poet has a mantra that she lives by and that’s, “Faith Over Fear. Never Give In and Never Give Up”. Despite her traumatic losses and everyday life struggles of being a single mom with twins she continues to strive for greatness and success. She hopes to be not only an inspiration to all those who follow her but a reminder that with God and unshakable faith you can achieve more than a dream. Stay tuned for more from this trailblazing performer as she pushes forth in the art form of spoken word poetry.