Love Pain & Poetry

Charles Stokes



Charles Stokes

Author of Love, Pain & Poetry

Denying the Anger & Bargaining With The Truth

The Depression & It's Acceptance

I Never Met A Pisces I Didn't Love

She Was " " (coming soon)


  • Words, Wine & Wings in Baltimore

  • Writers Haven

  • Baltimore Flava Radio

  • Vocal Expressions

  • RL Living Stage Baltimore

  • Busboys & Poets

Upcoming Appearances

  • Flor de Luna Open Mic Every third Saturday

  • RL Hotel


Charles is currently writing two manuscripts to be released in 2020. The third and final book of the Love, Pain & Poetry series is expected fall of 2020 and focuses on recovery of extreme stress or mental breakdown.  The other title "She Was...." focuses on a long distance relationship from 5,000 miles away. This gripping tale of love at a distance will intrigue and capture readers. The music of these poems will grab at you for more.