From prison to poetry.

Kosal Khiev's journey from prison to poetry   Cambodian poet Kosal Khiev first discovered poetry in solitary confinement in a US prison, serving a sentence for...

MY VERY FIRST NIGHT

It was 11:45 close to mid night Silenced covered the house like a thick fog Unable to sleep, staring at her lying gently on my bed...

The need to see the bigger picture (for Spoken Word Poets).

Life has taught us not to always see things in black and white, for there are always shades of grey. The business expert had always...

I am Rage

http://youtu.be/_eol3NfZ-eQ I am Rage on stage at War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition) War Of Words (Slam Poetry Competition) is an event to discover and...

WRINKLES ON MY AILING HEART

Beauty is but a flower which wrinkles will devour Like riches in the hands of a soul-less beast Evil permeates, for goodness, we fail to savour And...

The Slam Poet…!!!

http://youtu.be/3IZbZiatffY Omoregbe on stage at War Of Words 2 (Slam Poetry Competition) War Of Words (Slam Poetry Competition) is an event to discover and bring to...

Permit me

Permit me to write an article we will term as poetry. Permit me to be rhymeless as i write it, let me just explore my...

Titi performing at Word Up Volume 6

http://youtu.be/xlkdAxc94tY Word Up Volume 6 (the biggest Spoken Word Poetry event in Nigeria) held on November 23, 2013 and was centered around the United Nation’s...

Dike Chukwumerije will be live on stage at Word Up Volume 7.

http://youtu.be/opIsJ6lx-gg   Dikeogu Egwuatu Chukwumerije, is a writer, poet and a performance poet, but everyone calls him Dike. He has a Law degree from the University of...

Poets that will rock Word Up Volume 7 this February 15, 2014

"At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet." -Plato "Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself." - William Hazlitt "To be...

HOW TELECOM COMPANIES CAN MAKE MONEY FROM SPOKEN WORD POETRY IN NIGERIA.

The mere fact that you are reading this means one, you believe it and two, you like money :). Well, don't worry, I did not...

TRIBUTE TO CHINUA ACHEBE (A Spoken Word Poetry Video)

http://youtu.be/GsDJ5CUCafI 'Nna Anyi, Is It True?' A Tribute to Chinua Achebe by Dike Chukwumerije. Director - Reward Enakerakpor (The Storyteller).    For live Spoken Word  Poetry experience, come...

SOMETIMES

Sometimes I feel like going to war With myself for all my faults When I let down my guard And cause me a havoc To my dreams and the...

Brand ambassadorship??? em…em….what about…..???

A School of thought holds: 'Stars are made and not born'. I say, whether born or made, it is good to be a Star. Nigeria’s...

What I would do with $388,550…!!!!

What would you do if money did not matter? OK, wrong question cos money matters, it only varies in the degree of importance. Like blood to the body,...