Every now and then, we often come across certain events in our lives that define who we are now. These moments appear to be simple on the surface, but for individuals like Beau Sia, he can recall every vivid detail of how he came to be the famous slam poet that we all know and love to this day. Beau and I discovered each other through our mutual connections and throughout the last year, we found that we had more in common than we thought. As two small town kids with big city dreams, our interests kept us passionate about our respective art forms and our lives revolved around utilizing our voices for the world to hear. Because I consider Beau to be a well-traveled veteran in the APA circle, I’ve always admired his opinions and continue to follow his work wherever I may be. This segment was not filmed solely for the purpose of collaborating, but to embrace Beau Sia as someone I’ve respected since I’ve started this wonderful journey into the entertainment scene.