WAR OF WORDS 6 FIRST SEMIFINAL HITS THE GROUND WITH A BANG!

Its was all thrills at the  Grand Ma's Pot kitchen, as slam poets (aka slammers) who weren't necessarily serving delicacies from a pot, but...

MY WIFE…!!!

  If my wife were a book, she would be a Beauty Encyclopedia Because she answers every questions beauty can ever ask If my wife were a...

Here is how to Win a Poetry Slam

Poetry slams gained national prominence in the 1990s after originating in the mid-1980s at Chicago's Get Me High Lounge, USA. These contests, driven by judges...

2nd Heritage Bank’s Spoken Word Poetry Advert

https://youtu.be/HscpOvP7stc A SPOKEN-WORD POETRY PIECE BY EFE PAUL AZINO I know a people an ancient collection of tribes histories stretching from parchments in Timbuktu to groundnut pyramids and Nok...

What Does it Mean to be a Poet? by Nathan Bednarek

I’ve always wanted to write something like this, be it an essay or an article. I’ve always had an idea or a vision of...

The profile of the other 4 Judges for War Of Words Season 6 #WarOfWords6

Iquo DianaAbasi Eke Iquo is a Writer and Performance poet who renders her words to the accompaniment of Ibibio folklore, sometimes embellished with traditional drums,...

The Desiderata

  Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms...

If— BY RUDYARD KIPLING

(‘Brother Square-Toes’—Rewards and Fairies)   If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself...

Why is a Poetry Slam Competition important?

Question:  Why is a Poetry Slam Competition important? Possible Answer: Well, first of all, it is fun because of its competitive nature. And from my perspective, we all...

I Don’t Want to Write a Poem.

I don't want to write a poem Since poems aren't meant for MEN. Men drink their pain away in whiskey every night And smoke their sadness pretending...

Profiles of the Judges for War Of Words Season 6 #WarOfWords6 – Part 1

  Lagos born Tope Sadiq (Torpedo Mascaw) is a Compere, Poet, Composer, Actor, TV presenter and an On Air Personality. He is the founder of...

THE FALLEN ONE by PenPriest (Spoken Word Poetry)

https://youtu.be/TNjaRd1CUkQ https://youtu.be/TNjaRd1CUkQ    

POT BELLY MEN

Pot belly men of our great Nation Ambassadors of poverty Looters of National treasures Breeding nest of corruption Masters of lies and deceit See what you have done See what...

Judges for War Of Words Season 6 #WarOfWords6 #WOWNaija

Here are our judges:  Here is our judges' schedule:  No. of JUDGES WOW6 1st Semifinal Sunday December 3, 2017 WOW6 2nd Semifinal Sunday December 10, 2017 WOW6 Final Saturday December 16, 2017 1 Iquo DianaAbasi Atilola   ALL JUDGES 2 Wome...