Tonita Austin also known as “Toni Love” is a gifted poet, singer, activist and writer born in West Philadelphia. While attending Columbia University, Tonita was a student of Amiri Baraka and performed in Ntozake Shange’s “For Colored Girls” as the Lady in Orange. Her writing is influenced by both experiences. She is a contributor to the anthology The Black Body and featured poet in the 2018 Winter/Fall edition of the Philadelphia Arts and Urban Literary magazine. She is the proud mother of James and Janai. The Restoration EP is her first published recording; Toni’s Room is her first published book.
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Publishing: Toni Love Productions – ASCAP