“Jasira Monique, a spoken word artist, performed after Losa. Monique performed a couple of poems from her book, “Woman on the Move”. These poems spoke on such topics as mental health awareness and being a plus size woman today. Monique was 2012’s Florida’s Miss Plus America, making her uniquely qualified to talk about both issues. The iLive Campaign, her cause during Miss Plus America, was created to “promote mental health awareness and suicide prevention”. Some phrases could have used more emphasis but the performance overall was well-delivered, with the last half of her set being the strongest.”
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