When words cry….

http://youtu.be/AoK3gkhpcck Ehiz on stage at War of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition). He was the 2nd runner up. War Of Words (Slam Poetry Competition) is an...

Free ticket to WORD UP Volume 7 and a N2,000 recharge card up for...

What do you know about love? How much of love can you write? Would you like to win a free ticket to WORD UP Volume 7...

The art of Spoken Word Poetry (from Page to Stage) by Donna the Poet

http://youtu.be/1ZGt1jv8bZk Word Up Talk Series i.e. the Seminar on the Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria organised by i2X Media on 14.09.13 at Bogobiri,...

The Priest of Poetry from Ajegunle: Uche Uwadinachi

Please introduce yourself, name, sex, state, family and educational background, and other personal information.   I'm simply called Uche Uwadinachi with a stage name Priest of...

I will always love you.

http://youtu.be/vrLssPUCVFA Chika Jones on stage at War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition). He was the winner of War Of Words Season 2. War Of Words (Slam...

You need to have Amnesia… :)

http://youtu.be/rQy0XftRxsY Shegzrhymz advising us to have "Amnesia" at War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition). Shegzrhymz was the 1st runner up at War Of Words Season...

Word Up Talk Series: The Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria 14/09/2013.

http://youtu.be/FKVyalTrLmI This is a clip of the Seminar on the Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria organised by i2X Media on 14.09.13 at Bogobiri,...

TOP 50 CONTEMPORARY POETS WHO ROCKED NIGERIA IN YEAR 2013

Source: http://egcreativity.blogspot.com/2014/01/top-50-contemporary-poets-who-rocked.html “It’s like I don’t want to be a poet anymore... everybody wants to be a poet these days.” A budding poet once said at a...

Chill and Relax : January Evolution on 12th of January 2014

Chill and Relax: January Evolution  This is a Performance Poetry and Spoken Word Open Mic Event where everyone and anyone can step up and rock the mic. Date...

The business of Poetry.

As a stand-alone art form, poetry is and has always been the least lucrative form of writing. A poet’s struggle. Ask any committed poet how he...

Advice for Poets

By Ashly Lorenzana For all of the poets out there, you may be wondering if you have any chance in hell to make some money with...

Poetry Marketing 101 – Introduction To Marketing For Poets

By Nicole S. Ross I used to wonder why it was that some of the most talented poets have the least amount of name recognition....

Love is……!!!!!

http://youtu.be/d34pTT2xJF0 Princeps doing a Spoken Word Poetry piece titled, "Love is..,"  at WORD UP Volume 3 aka Da Love Thang which held on February 16,...

Def Poetry’s Public: Spoken Word Poetry and the Racial Politics of Going Mainstream

by Susan B.A. Somers-Willett It’s imperative that these spoken word artists be catapulted to the mainstream and be recognized. Finally the marriage between hip-hop and...

Making The Best of Gospel Films Through The Internet.

"Making The Best of Gospel Films Through The Internet," is a Special class for Gospel film Makers organized by CFAAN (otherwise known as Christoline Film Academy...