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About Obbie West

Obbie West is an international spoken word artist, advocate, and author. Originally from Los Angeles, California. Obie is a retiree from the United States Army. He began writing in 2011 and later published his first acclaimed book of poetry entitled "Blossom."

He travels the world as an educator, trainer, and speaker using poetry to tackle tough topics such as abuse reduction and mental health.

Obbie also shines on nightlife stages. His uncut, straight forward approach to poetry is thought-provoking & captivating, leaving audiences in awe.

Edward Wilson is the owner of Words of West, LLC. and is known primarily by his stage name “Obbie West”

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