Buddy Wakefield is an internationally renowned, world champion spoken word artist; actor; writer; elated son of a guitar repair woman; wingman of Giant Saint Everything; who pays attention, and practices Vipassana meditation. Hefollows his excitement!
In the spring of 2001, Buddy left his position at a biomedical firm in Gig Harbor, WA, sold or gave away everything he owned, moved to the small town of Honda Civic and set out to live for a living, touring poetry venues. Buddy spent most of his poetry career based in Seattle, WA, and now claims Los Angeles, CA as home. He is an author at Write Bloody Publishing, and is published internationally in dozens of books with work used to win multiple national collegiate debate and forensics competitions. He has performed poetry across North America, Zimbabwe, Scotland, Australia, and more. Buddy delivers raw, rounded, disarming performances of humor and heart. Oh, the places he will go as an actor!