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Series of spoken word poems by Safia Elhillo

https://youtu.be/QqdHu6ZBWCc Safia Elhillo performs a series of poems at The Strivers Row's last Poetic Soul show. Safia performs: Vocabulary An inheritance A brief history of silence/the last time...

Before I was a Mom…

I made and ate hot meals. I had unstained clothing. I had quiet conversations on the phone. Before I was a Mom... I slept as...

What’s the lifecycle of the Spoken Word Poetry Industry in Nigeria?

The life-cycle concept is an attempt to describe what happens to products and industries over time. Thus, the term "life cycle" in this regard, is...

What is the essence…?

What is the essence of living, if you live in the fear of dying. What is the essence of living, if all you do is hating. What is...

Blood and sand: Friendship on fire.

  Ichagu is my brother but Birthed from another mother. We grew together on sunny days and danced together in the tethering rain. Fetched together from the forbidded river that flows from the quarrelling...

Find X by Matthew Otor

https://youtu.be/YqgKOhh-IOk Performed at War Of Words Season 8 - Nigeria's biggest Slam Poetry Competition. Organized by i2X Media #WarOfWords8 #WarOfWordsNaija

Desiderata – A Life Changing Poem for Hard Times

https://youtu.be/CaVaF6TkSUU Desiderata, which means “things that are desired,” was written by Max Ehrmann “because it counsels those virtues I felt most in need of.” - Max Ehrmann...

If by Rudyard Kipling – Read by Sir Michael Caine

https://youtu.be/sqOgyNfHl1U Sir Michael Caine termed this poem as one of his favorites. His father read it to him once, and to him it summed up...

If I write you poems…

If I write you poems With "type holes" in them Would you fill in the blank spaces? If yes... Would you use a red ink And let some smileys...

I REBEL.

I love to see things change But I hate to take steps toward change Then, I recall the words of Isaac Newton “All objects remain in a...

UNBREAKABLE

“Man of God, welcome,” the man said mockingly to him as he entered into the dimly lit room. He looked at the man that spoke...

Leveraging Spoken Word Poetry as a Content Marketing Tool

Objective The objective of this article is to explore the scope to leverage Spoken Word Poetry to develop a Brand Voice.   Spoken Word Poetry Spoken Word...

A NEW CAREER PATHWAY FOR GLOBAL STORYTELLERS

Zuma Film Festival and the Nigerian Film Corporation, Headquarters. have partnered with the United States-based Catalyst Story Institute on a new international collaboration with...
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SPOKEN WORD POETRY: HUSTLE

https://youtu.be/q4j2JKgwgfI  

It Is Finished by Gloria Umanah || Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/PjKq18uZOBU Collaboration with Spoken Word Artists, Gloria Umanah and Denzel Mensah. Performed by: Gloria Umanah Written by: Denzel Mensah Filmed Live at Life Church Women's Conference 2018