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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...

THANKFUL FOR BEING THANKFUL

I’m thankful for the dawn's breath, its smile refreshes my docility, I am thankful for its warm nightingale song, I am thankful for the choral medley of the sun's orchestra, I am thankful I didn’t...

SPOKEN WORD vs POETRY

They say, Spoken word is poetry. I say, Try coke and pepsi For one lives for the stage, Rhythms and flowetry, The other lives in the page, Methaphors and imagery. They say, Spoken...

Gravity by LipsOfLove

https://youtu.be/AQqWNA4Yt6U Come love with me! Twitter: @vintagegawd IG: vintagegawd

O GIVE THANKS

  O Give thanks to sand speeds For fulfilling the soil to the brim In the journey to survive the storm Make way for the insect to win Wake...

Namatsi Lukoye: Gravity (Spoken word Kenya)

https://youtu.be/tBIaaIMewsw I wrote and recorded this piece in 2013! When my world was falling apart! May it comfort others who have/are walking in the shoes...

MY NAME IS A POEM

My name is a poem That single piece of word Announcing my identity, personality Ethnicity and nationality All at once My name is a poem That resounding two syllable sound Attached...

How to write a story | John Dufresne | TEDxFIU

https://youtu.be/urJDbQl5W0I This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Take a journey inside a writer's mind and learn...

12 Writing Tips Every Writer Must Know – Writing Hacks!

https://youtu.be/x5dXiGBEIa0 Writing a book can be challenging, but not if you know these 12 writing tips that will help you write better and quicker. These...

Creative Writing tips, advice and lessons from bestseller Stephen King

https://youtu.be/lwhOd65gGoY Creative writing lessons: Creative Writing tips, advice and lessons from bestseller Stephen King Join my latest Udemy course for half price! https://www.udemy.com/short-story-wor... This video is a montage...

Once Beautiful…

Burdened, heavy, hurting A heart in search of needed escape from present pain Frightful, folks’ love could not helpful be Inner comforts more appealing Unknowingly drawing gloom On this...

5 Mistakes New Writers Make (and how to avoid them)

https://youtu.be/zLXqSFr7GI0 This week's Writerly Wednesday is all about what not to do when writing your book! Click here if you would rather read about this advice: http://vivienreis.com/top-5-mistakes-... Make...

How to write and deliver a remarkable Spoken Word piece.

This guide will show you the steps to write and perform poetry like a Spoken Word artist. You will learn how to perform a...

SOS POETRY SLAM 1.0 – The Video

https://youtu.be/k70i3fPCGv8 The maiden edition of SOS Poetry Slam held in Lagos-Nigeria on August 19, 2016. It was an avalanche of words like bombs, missiles, oratory..

OYEDOKUN IBUKUN WINS THE MAIDEN EDITION OF BATTLE OF WORDS POETRY SLAM 

The much talked about BATTLE OF WORDS POETRY SLAM has finally produced a winner in Odedokun Ibukun, popularly known as Penawd. The talented Poet...