Spoken word as an art of poetry.

BY CHANTAE KNUCKLES   Spoken Word has taken the poetry  scene by storm since the 80's and 90's. You can hear the earthy, raw, erotic, exciting, and honest...

Spoken Word is Not POETRY.

Written by  William Saint George This post is rewritten from a previous one that appeared on my personal blog. There, I tackled the general issue of...
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Who is Slimzy???

http://youtu.be/0nlBIZAsMJs   My name is Uduak-obong Jackson aka Slimzy; and I am one of the 16 finalists to compete on stage at War Of Words 2 (Slam...

Poets on stage at WORD UP Volume 6

Word Up Volume 6 which held on November 23, 2013 featured some of the best Spoken Word Poets in Nigeria. The audience at the...

Beautiful people at WORD UP Volume 6.

  The 6th edition of WORD UP, Nigeria's biggest Spoken Word Poetry event, held on November 23, 2013 at TerraKulture Hall in Victoria Island, Lagos. This...

War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition) holds December 15, 2013.

  This December, 16 exciting Spoken Word Poets will go head to head in War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition).  The poets, in no...

The ENIGMATIC OLUMIDE…!!!!

  1. Please introduce yourself, and tell us when did you first realize you are a poet and what lead to the realization? ENIGMATIC OLUMIDE: My name is Olumide Bisiriyu,...

The finalists for War Of Words Season 2 are…..!!!

For this 2nd edition of War Of Words, we had a total of 22 video entries/ submission from Spoken Word Poets in different parts...

Why You Should Stay Away From Poets by Alice Keys MD

You should stay away from poets. Far away. Poetry is a contagious, untreatable virus which is transmitted through the eyes and ears, directly to...

Dear Nigerian in Diaspora by Atilola

Dear Nigerian in Diaspora, Time and time again, you have justified your reason for leaving our fatherland. Or is it motherland? You said it is...

Why You Should Stay Away From Poets by Alice Keys MD

You should stay away from poets. Far away. Poetry is a contagious, untreatable virus which is transmitted through the eyes and ears, directly to...

How to set up your first poetry event

Whether you’re going away to university in a new town, you want to discover fresh talent or you have a fantastic new idea you...

Jesus and Religion

2 poets, 2 poems, 2 different views, 2 different messages, 2 different meaning, and I love them both. The poems I mean :).