Bernard is a Bahamian immigrant still trying to plant his feet in Minnesota. He enjoys devoting his time to volunteering and performing at local poetry slams. He's the producer for the Minnesota local SPEAK Poetry Slam show and competed at the Great Plains Poetry Pile Up in November. He has work featured and upcoming in Third Point Press, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, TRACK//FOUR and Button Poetry, among others. He was once described as “everyone’s missing sibling” and hasn’t stopped smiling since.