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Ready or Not, WAR is coming…..!!!!

The business of creativity is the art of turning recognition into reward, and the science of turning intellectual property into income streams. - David...

13 years a bank worker, and I left to become a full time POET

I got into the Bank in May 2006. It was my first “real” job and I was happy about it. By June 2007, I wrote...

Top 5 Insta Poems on WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6

https://youtu.be/BWofnJXLUPo The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6 SEGMENT 3 which features our Top 5 Instagram Poems of the week (in no particular order). The show...

The day the devil won…!!!

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. From every part of the Earth, they came running...

Poetry Performance by Kemistree on the WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6

https://youtu.be/hrOy_fD1r-w The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6 SEGMENT 2 which features our poet of the week, Kemistree. The show is hosted by Olumide Holloway (King...

The enemy at close range

The enemy at close range Loyalty sold for a piece of meat, a coin or a good dose of gossip The enemy at close range A friend...

Part Two: Kemistree is our poet of the week on the WORD UP SHOW...

https://youtu.be/0X2cFA6A8yg The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6 SEGMENT 1 features an interview with our poet of the week, Kemistree. The show is hosted by Olumide...

Loathing and loving

His story came. In single words Separated by pregnant pauses I listened. He didn't know But I listened Outside, a lone bird chirped And I let mute wails flow From the depth...

Kemistree is our poet of the week on the WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6

https://youtu.be/SoKtVdbV1wc The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 6 SEGMENT 1 features an interview with our poet of the week, Kemistree. The show is hosted by Olumide...

Pictures from Kengbe Oro – a unique folk lore meshed and Yoruba oral art...

KENGBE ORO, the folk lore meshed and Yoruba oral arts event was indeed an engaging and entertaining event. The words of the performers which...

Letter To My Future Husband by Mumbi || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/dyEuM0FiCSc  

Taruwa Arts Festival on the WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5

https://youtu.be/GPEOQr8adSw The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5 SEGMENT 5 which features 411 on events. The show is hosted by Olumide Holloway (King Olulu) and brought...

He kept talking, she kept talking

He kept talking She kept talking and it started raining I wish it was cats and dogs but blood, spit and teeth decorated faces and clothes, cos it rained...

Poetry Business Tips by King Olulu on WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5

https://youtu.be/OTBj9z1UmN0 The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5 SEGMENT 4 which features Poetry Business Tips. The show is hosted by Olumide Holloway (King Olulu) and brought...

Bloody and beautiful….

Bloody and beautiful.... The phrase stayed stuck in his head Half drunk, he heard not his friend preach to him The phrase from the song was all...

Top 5 Insta Videos – WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5

https://youtu.be/M2IT5TCZn_4 The WORD UP SHOW EPISODE 5 SEGMENT 3 which features our Top 5 Instagram Videos of the week (in no particular order). The show...

How Rats champion the concept of an idea that spreads by Olumide Holloway

Rats are thin-tailed, medium size rodents that originated in Asia and Australia but now found all over the world. There are more than 60...