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How many Nos make a Yes by Olumide Holloway (E-Book version now available)

Everybody will fail at something at one point or the other. But it does not matter how big or small the failure is, what matters...

Rant by Philip Asaya || Spoken word Poetry

https://youtu.be/3_dTm58nqKQ Rant by Philip Asaya || Spoken word Poetry

Facebook Post by an exciting young poet needing motivation.

Facebook Post by an exciting young poet needing motivation: I can not even lie or be proud anymore I need money To reap you must sow If I...

Poetic Musing.

Lemme share some lines and thoughts and hope I can tie them together to make sense before I finish typing. 1) If I die, I...

LIFE AND DEATH

Bonded by the cell, There in the dungeon of life. In here I cried; Of my lost mother and father, In the wilderness of earth. You should let me...

Sarah Kay performs ” B “

https://youtu.be/e3Ks1ceHkus Sarah Kay performs her spoken word poem " B " at the Bowery Poetry Club, Summer 2008  

I PREFER MADNESS

"You no dey shame?," she asked. "I prefer madness," I replied, with a half-smile. Attractive magical madness That calls out to you like a siren's song Enchanting Convincing you...

MAKE LOVE TO ME

Make love to me crave me need me make me the star of your secret reverie.   Make love to me hold me fold me and cuddle me curb me rob me and fondle me have me love...

Korean Store Poem by Dave Chappelle on Def Poetry Jam

https://youtu.be/E1kLNnPPWjQ Dave Chappelle in Season 1 Episode 4 of Def Poetry Jam

TIPS TO HELP YOU PROMOTE YOUR POETRY

Here are five strategies to boost you publication of poetry: Make your poems simple to talk about. They are simple to talk about because poems...

HOW DO I TELL YOU?

How do I tell you? How do I say the truth? Can you choose the words for me? How will you react? What will they think? How hard will...

DROPS OF DIAMOND and WHEN YOU LOOK

DROPS OF DIAMOND People call it blue gold That precious part of life It brings growth And renews like a new day It is a miracle of its own A...

THE MAN IN A CYCLE

It starts as though without a form, And then it grows to a mustard size It breathes, it feeds and then it takes the shape Of a...

SMALL PEOPLE

I see them everywhere Some friends, some siblings, some bosses Some lovers, some parents and even some priests So small in their reasoning and little in their...

Life’s a Movie by Victor Oche

https://youtu.be/s0rq1T7bP8I