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TIPS FOR POETS WHO ARE THINKING ABOUT SLAMMING.

General Performance Tips:  1. Have Fun. 2. Stay true to your muse and yourself. 3. Know the rules. Both the actual competition rules, and the unspoken rules of...

The Umbilical Cord by D Ray

When the day gets grey as night, it births another day,life is one big merry go round. "Those who forget their history are Condemned...

IFE MI (my love)

(Dedicated to my unknown wife) I crave To be held in your hands To be buried in your arms I crave To be drowned in your love To united...

WHAT DO YOU KNOW?

Here you go again. Tell me no more Tell me no story Tell me no sorry What do you know about pain? Through it you were born Through it you...

These are the Poets that will compete at War Of Words Season 8 #VAPOWOW...

  Group 1 (First Quarter Final) Sunday October 27 Group 2 (2nd Quarter Final) Sunday November 3 Group 3 (3rd Quarter Final) Sunday November 10 1 Cephas Otor Matthew Pariolodo 2 Victory Osas Fragile Dogubo Favour Amubode 3 Imjust2Wyth Aremo Aanuoluwapo (Laughter WSD) Oracle Teri 4 Testimony Jesutofunmi Adewara...

Should You Share Your Creative Work Online?

Written by Ami Mattison Recently, I started a new blog Strange and Potent Mixture, which is titled after my demo CD and features my original...

Live it before it leaves you.

One life to live, limited time on earth, yet a dream that won't leave me till I live it.   Got the perfect excuse of no funds but lack is...

Love says come.

Coooome! Before words became the tools of expression This love was sung with the effulgence of glory Too sacred for the unclean lips of fallen man This love...

How to Develop a Poem for Spoken Word Performance.

Written by Ami Mattison   Developing and rehearsing a poem for spoken word performance can be as rewarding as performing it in front of live audiences. For me, the development...

Omalicha by Grrraciano and Jeremiah Gyang

"Omalicha" by Grrraciano and Jeremiah Gyang is a fascinating fusion of poetry, music and drama (humor) where an Igbo businessman (Grrraciano) is encouraged by...