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Make Poetry Pay Profit (a new book by Olumide Holloway)

Why me write? I write not cos I'm right or plan to turn white. Me write cos while me on earth, what me gonna do with...

In 2018, its all about Capacity Building using Spoken Word Poetry – i2X Media...

For over 5 years, we have remained passionate about building capacity for new poets. Over 300 poets have passed through our platforms and gone...

Benefits of Writing Poetry.

Writing poetry is a way to grow emotionally and intellectually, as language articulates and frames experience symbolically. Writing poetry is also a natural process, serving...

It is HARD…!!!

It is hard, harder than a throbbing boneless 3rd leg stuck between its two longer and boned brothers. It is hard, So hard, its like running face first into...

Floetry by JulietKego

Celebrate them The loners Who mind their Own business In a world where Everyone pokes Their eyes and toes Into other people's shit While forgetting to wipe Off the shit sitting on Their own...

Hurt and Angry by Huwa || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/hBmWK1WzBjc This is my first spoken word piece to be released, so please don't judge when I gush about my awesome videographer/editor Emmanuel-King, and Sound...

DON’T CALL ME ONE

Call me not a DrunkFor what I take are thirst quenchersThey move me notI move themFor the paths I walk are just unstable and...

My Dreams Don’t Let Me Sleep by Huwa || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/DKPS_XZG36o Huwa takes us on another inspiring journey. What dream keeps you up at night?  

I left Lucy for Grace #ILL4Grace

https://youtu.be/ha9H3e54ch0 I left Lucy for Grace #ILL4Grace Official Video by Wayne Samuel

Why Poetry Is Necessary

  Roger Housden Author, Speaker, Writing Coach In the last few years I have spent much of my time writing books on poetry. Sometimes, while sitting alone...

Poetry: A Powerful Medium for Literacy and Technology Development

   By Dr. Janette Hughes, University of Ontario Institute of Technology Traditional notions of literacy were once related more or less exclusively to competence in reading and...

Rachel Nwokoro – The Question | Spoken Word | @RachelShapes

https://youtu.be/P-Upl1noB2w This is a poem I wrote around the issues in mental health and the difficulties people face in finding a way to start a...

Unlike Any (watch 5 awesome spoken word poetry adverts by UNDER ARMOUR)

https://youtu.be/pFwMg_WKnXg For Jessie, by Kojey Radical I want to know what it feels like to leap from cloud to cloud and not look down once I want to know...

Death and Dreams by Paul Word and Ifeanyi Bernard (Prestige)

https://youtu.be/qARr2lJO2O8 Death and Dreams, a Spoken Word video by Paul Word and Ifeanyi Bernard (Prestige). The video is directed by Ayokunle Komolafe. Filmed and edited...

Death Poem

https://youtu.be/YnyTbpR3mLc Death Poem by Alysia Harris Performed Live at Le Poisson Rouge on 1.13.11 at The Strivers Row Showcase http://www.thestriversrow.com http://www.facebook.com/thestriversrow http://www.twitter.com/thestriversrow http://thestriversrow.bandcamp.com  

ON-FOOL-FEEL

Tonight I'm drunk and sober Drunk on empty promises Sober With my eyes on the prize. Tonight The echoes from my empty bank account Sings me a lullaby A lullaby that I'm...