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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...

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...

Kids Feel the Power of Poetry in Performance

  Through slam poetry, students reach new heights in literacy and in life. BY GRACE RUBENSTEIN Kids -- 12 and 13 years old -- pour their guts...

Why I hate “Spoken Word” poetry

by Paul Vermeersch Call it whatever you want – spoken word, performance poetry, slam poetry – but you know what I’m talking about. Who hasn't experienced...

The Unwavering Courage

by  Kolade Olanrewaju Freedom  Life presents hardship and pleasure Life houses injustice and justice Life portrays cruelty and kindness But I know certain men Men who would defy all odds To...

Just breathe.

It gets tough I know and I've been there. Discouragement is becoming a norm, I understand. Some of us have been played too many times for a...

This new year.

  It's been a long year It's been a tough steer Some situations have not been clear Some have not been fair Knuckles for those that are my peer Hat...

Def Poetry’s Public: Spoken Word Poetry and the Racial Politics of Going Mainstream

by Susan B.A. Somers-Willett It’s imperative that these spoken word artists be catapulted to the mainstream and be recognized. Finally the marriage between hip-hop and...

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU

The Greatest Birthday 'Glory to God in the highest And on earth peace good will toward men' Born unto a virgin was God's only begotten Son Emmanuel (God...