Zynette Y. Paige spoken word performance CD entitled 'Ascension' is a complimentary extension of her poetry book entitled 'The Weight of My Soul: 43 Poems of Insight (4), Relations (3) and Ascension (7)'. 'Ascension' contains 18 of the poems, masterfully accompanied with music, from within the book. 'The Weight of My Soul' is a three-part book of poetry, containing 43 poems, representing the Ancient Kemetic (Egyptian) mythology story of Ausar (Osiris), Aset (Isis) and Heru (Horus). Zynette's illuminating and soulful poetic storytelling style is conscious, sensual, compassionate, intellectual, political and witty. Her poetry is rooted in the love for her people. Zynette describes poetry writing as, "a releasing mechanism, maintenance of sanity and way to teach and inspire others." Zynette is a supervisor of a community center and is successful in creating a creative writing curriculum for youth entitled 'The Harlem Renaissance Experience'. Participants in 'The Harlem Renaissance Experience' studied the Harlem Renaissance, wrote poetry and lyrics and recorded a CD entitled 'Bring Black Back!'.