Ayokunle Falomo

School Psychologist, Poet, and Speaker in Houston, Texas

Ayokunle Falomo

School Psychologist, Poet, and Speaker in Houston, Texas

Short Bio:

Ayokunle Falomo is a/an: Nigerian. poet - who uses his pen as a shovel to unearth those things that make us human. lover: of almonds. the color blue. hymns. grapes. conversations. and turkey bacon. TEDx speaker. author (of the collection of poems - "thread, this wordweaver must!" - which serves as a reminder that your stories matter, and is also an invitation for you to share them.) & of "kin.DREAD" - an upcoming collection of poems and thoughts that seeks to explore the relationship between our fears and those closest to us.) dreamer . American. He enjoys walking. & talking to himself (sometimes in third person actually)...a lot.

You can read more from him, where he posts infrequently, at of Dreams And Deeds - his blog for dreamers like himself who are learning to do.

Education: I graduated from the University of Houston in the Fall of 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a minor in Medicine and Society. I am currently in Grad. School pursuing a Specialist Degree in School Psychology at Sam Houston State University.

Interests: theology. philosophy. human behavior. humanness. culture/cultural identity. collaborations. conversations. poetry. public speaking. leadership. education. & turkey bacon.

To learn more about me/connect with me, click the links in the short bio above and/or those provided below. You can also read a sample of my poems here: afalomopoetry.tumblr.com/ + subscribe (here: bit.ly/AFalomoSubscribe) for more updates.

  • Education
    • University of Houston, TX (Bachelors of Science in Psychology)
    • Sam Houston State University (Specialist Degree in School Psychology)