Born in Harlem and raised in Bronx, NY Anthony Goodley a.k.a. Wisdom Supreme is a Spoken Word Poet, Freelance Writer and Internet Radio Host. He’s been writing poetry since age 11 and journals, short stories & movie reviews since high school. He is the founder and one of the hosts of the Blog Talk Radio Show Supreme Entertainment, which speaks on topics ranging from social issues to relationships & has monthly open mic poetry showcases and artist spotlight segments. Supreme Entertainment’s mission is to be more than a show, but the new millennium movement for cultural edutainment! The “Speak ya Piece” Poetry showcases and artist spotlight segments have featured new, underground and independent artists, as well as highly repsected Poets like: Taalam Acey, Max Parthas, D-Black, Shanelle Gabriel, Eryk Moore, Georgia Me, Mahogany Browne & more!
The show has an average fan base of 150+ listeners per week and growing. You can listen to Supreme Entertainment every Wed. at 8pm EST. and every other Saturday at 5pm EST. at www.blogtalkradio.com/agsupreme
or call the show number at (646) 716-8850. Wisdom also organized (along with help from Producer/MC Sabertooth, Stand-up Comedian Tonya Shemelle & Spoken Word Poet Amina 1389) and performed in the 1st & 2nd Annual Supreme Entertainment Talent/Networking showcases, which featured renown spoken word artist talent such as Autumn Ashante’, Maximus Parthas & Tribal Raine.
Supreme himself has been featured and highlighted on several other online radio talk shows and websites, such as On tha move radio, Dehitmen Lounge, Speak Easy Café, TheBlackSpotlight.com and The Writers Vibe. Wisdom’s poetry can be found & highlighted on websites such as Myspace, OurStage, Facebook, ReverbNation, Stereofame, & more. He has competed and performed in various showcases and events throughout NYC including but not limited to: The Nuyorican Poets Café, Moca’s, 449 LA Scat, NY Parkchester Library, John St. Bar & Grill, The Underground Lounge, St. Marks Theater, Harlem Tea Room & Bar 13. Wisdom was the winner of the weekly open mic competition at Harlem Lanes Bowling Alley in Nov. 2008, plus he competed in the legendary amateur night at the Apollo competition in May of 2008 & 2009. Supreme also opened for legendary R&B Singer Alyson Williams at Ashford & Simpson’s Sugar Bar in Dec. of 2008.
But Wisdom also believes in doing his part to try and give back to the community as well. In June of 2008, he participated & performed at the Cutting for a Cure benefit showcase @ Denny Moe’s Superstar Barbershop in Harlem, to help raise money for Cancer awareness and research. He also performed and participated in a poetry and arts workshop at St. Joe’s Campus in Philadelphia, for a group of junior high school students in July of 2009. Lastly as a freelance Writer, Supreme has contributed music & movie reviews & blogs to The Writers’ Vibe website from July 2007-March 2009. He also has submitted over 40 music & movie reviews and entertainment based blogs to the Associated Content website from Nov. 2007-present, with over 186,000 views of his published content and growing.
Wisdom is currently putting together material for his first book of poetry entitled “The Era of Bring Poetically Correct” (to be self published and released sometime in 2010.) and he is also working on a debut spoken word poetry CD titled Poetic Arsenal due out sometime late 2010 as well. For more info you can reach Wisdom Supreme at (646) 307-2322 or email at Wis7sup@gmail.com
Here are some other links and sites where you can see or listen to Wisdom Supreme’s work:
The Writers’ Vibe - http://www.writersvibe.com/jewelsofwisdom.htm
Associated Content - http://www.associatedcontent.com/user/129591/wisdom_supreme.html
ReverbNation - http://www.reverbnation.com/wisdomsupreme
StereoFame - http://www.stereofame.com/wisdom_supreme/home