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Books written by Olumide Holloway (King Olulu) now available on Amazon

Darkness can be very Dark by Olumide Holloway https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0852V47L5/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_U_x_pSRzEbXZ9WK5F Strategic Business Lessons from the Animal Kingdom: How animal habits can make your business profitable, even...

Can coronaviruses help your business/ life? by Olumide Holloway

To the above question, I will say yes. Before I explain further, let's first of all understand what coronaviruses is all about. According to the World...

The Risk Pyramid and Spoken Word Poetry by Olumide Holloway

My first credit analysis training was by SLS aka HRH Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. This was in 2008 when he was the CRO i.e Chief...

The danger of silence | Clint Smith | Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/NiKtZgImdlY "We spend so much time listening to the things people are saying that we rarely pay attention to the things they don't," says slam...

A Cancerous Growth by Pages Matam || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/B_oaVLXHnP0 Pages Matam performing "A Cancerous Growth" at the 2016 Texas Grand Slam Poetry Festival.

Aristotle by Clint Smith (Spoken Word Poetry)

https://youtu.be/U6lifKTbFTw A poem by Clint Smith (DC Region Corps, Teach For America, 2011) Watch the documentary 'Tell your truth' here: vimeo.com/113489704 Clint Smith and his students help...

Abracadabra by Pages Matam || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/MGzj19pDUEo Pages Matam, performing at Button Poetry Live, February 2020.

WHEN THE PANDEMIC CAME HOME by Kennypoet

https://youtu.be/jZuYGFTA7KA This piece tells a story about my country, Nigeria and how the pandemic (Coronavirus) has affected us as a people.

Important things to know before attempting to date an African by Pages Matam

https://youtu.be/yUDzW6aVnGQ Pages Matam performing "Important things to know before attempting to date an African or How to properly cook Rice" at the 2016 Texas Grand...

Tobacco Exposed – a Spoken Word Poetry Expression

https://youtu.be/Y1c1sDdg5Uc Tobacco Products Kill over 8 Million People Yearly, and these Tobacco Companies are targeting youth to replace the ones their products are killing, to...

The Revolution Has No Tribe (Yoruba Version)

https://youtu.be/3cnBzwHGiY4 Written by Dike Chukwumerije. Translated into, and performed in, Yoruba by Yusuf Balogun

How To Write A Spoken Word Poem

Telling a story with words is fun, but being able to tell a story with a poem is even more challenging, imaginative, and entertaining...

The Changing narrative of TOUCH: A poetry review of ‘Touch’, a spoken word piece...

The Changing narrative of TOUCH: A poetry review of ‘Touch’, a spoken word piece by Donna Ogunnaike By Joseph Jegede and Glory Diamond   Around the world,...

I don’t see the big deal about poetry.

Comment by CleverChoice I don't understand the importance of the subculture of poetry: readings/contests, memorizing it, and praising it. Most of it is repetitive: hardship...

People loving people

An end to the world as we know it Peering into smiles, asking what the hell is the mind really showing All teeth and no joy All...

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...

How to Get Started with Spoken Word Poetry.

  SOME BACKGROUND INFORMATION People spoke poetry long before they began to write it. Audiences have judged the poet’s performance for just as long. Spoken word...

24 Hours In Love (The Short Film) starring Fragile Dogubo

https://youtu.be/ms2lqyN_MRw 24 Hours in Love, was designed to paint a feeling of the experience derived from loving a partner for a limited time. This Short...