Clemency Green doing Spoken Word Poetry at iPOETRY (Spoken Word Show)

https://youtu.be/4AO3iWkmHCg Clemency Green displayed an amazing Spoken Word act at iPOETRY (Spoken Word Show)

4 Reasons Why You Should Perform Your Poetry.

by Ami Mattison I shared my poetry with an audience for the first time at an old-fashioned “poetry reading.” It was 1991, and there were four of...

What is Performance Poetry?

I can feel my heart racing, like it always does. I’m sitting close to the stage, trying to loosen my limbs without drawing too...

I Breathe Lagos (Spoken Word Poetry)

https://youtu.be/OSD9p9VC7Zc The much awaited spoken  rhythm video titled "I Breathe Lagos" by JYC and poet-crew, is out. It celebrate Lagos @50 baring the stories of individuals in...

Advice for aspiring writers (The Write Stuff)

Poet Lemn Sissay and author Tiffany Murray on being creative, the challenges of financing a creative career and advice for aspiring writers. STARTING OUT AS...

Life’s Commentary

I was told the world is a hard place, And we’re all running a rat race. A race we first have to survive Before we can strive. I...

10 English Words You’re (probably) Mispronouncing! | Difficult Pronunciation | Common Mistakes

https://youtu.be/tw25CM1MXlU In this English pronunciation lesson, I'm going to show you how to pronounce some difficult words. These words are often pronounced incorrectly and are...

WHAT IS THE BUSINESS OF SPOKEN WORD POETRY?

With the recent gradual but steady increase in Poetry and Spoken Word events in Nigeria, it might be necessary to re-evaluate and re-define the...

GAMiE at iPOETRY (Spoken Word Show). Poetically serious.

https://youtu.be/wImogmXcfPA GAMiE at iPOETRY (Spoken Word Show). Poetically serious.

Knock Knock by Daniel Beaty (Spoken Word)

A spoken word that strikes deep to the core, appealing to the inner children within all of us who have ever struggled in our...

Jolly ride by Aizojie Nancy

Strong arms grip her against her will Roving fingers strip her clothes off against her wish Randy hands molest her without consent Whilst she craves the embrace...

I see her…!!!! by Cyra

I looked into her eyes. They were cold, but they held something powerful, not evil but good. I watched as her hands slid slowly...

King of the Jungle

  I had seen enough of his kind to know who he is. He paced back and forth while I stood and watched. My presence he ignored for...

Dear Poetry Newbies: feeling the stage fright and doing it anyway

If you’ve read What’s The Deal With Poetry Readings?, then you know that I encourage people to read their poetry aloud at every possible opportunity...