When I Die – Rumi

https://youtu.be/COAAvcpocU4 Read by Shane Morris Jalaluddin Rumi was an ancient Persian scholar and Sufi master. Today he is recognised as one of the greatest poets who...

Poetic Rant by Dike Chukwumerije

https://youtu.be/OBBqTcy6w_I  

You’re beautiful || spoken word poetry

https://youtu.be/fM_dxXoMVJA I have fought with self esteem issues and I realized it was all in my head and I putting this piece out here dedicating...

Regret || Spoken word poetry

https://youtu.be/z4PCaEQKK78 There are some things that are not worth dwelling on especially when there's little or nothing you can do to change it. Always forge...

The roots of Poetry by Sarah Kay

https://youtu.be/G9qaVXE30FU Spoken word poet Sarah Kay explains the roots of the genre and how to perform it yourself.  

Who will be my friend?

"I always prefer male friends to female, they don't gossip" , she said, "and well, they are just my friends", she added. Now my best friend...

Can Spoken Word Poetry go mainstream?

I've been asked this question by different people at different times in different formats. My answer has always been "YES." Then they ask me... How? But I...

Leveraging Spoken Word Poetry to solve your business challenges

The challenges CoronaVirus (COVID-19) will pose to businesses is one that the world is yet to witness. There is no template to follow, so...

Places by Shane Koyczan

https://youtu.be/ZXcnZ2VgksU I was lucky. I found community in Vancouver early on, and when I found myself struggling to make ends meet I had that safety...

Love Motive

I've come to realize that enough is never enough in love There are always reasons Time will pass and all will out I just wish I was...

MAD by Iyanu Adebiyi (A Poem Exploring Mental Health and Colonialism)

https://youtu.be/Ztfjuq8fopQ Mad, Commissioned poem for Hamwe Festival's "The Colonial Legacies in our Minds and Madness" by the University of Global Health Equity, Rwanda (2020). Author’s Note: I...

Helplessly in love by Kemistree Bakare

https://youtu.be/u2MlK36cf9c You want to know why you fall in love all over again after series of disappointment and heartbreak? It is because love is a...

ROUGH ROAD, CLEAN SHOES and SE` KE RE` BY ABIODUN LAWRENCE –OGIDAN

ROUGH ROAD, CLEAN SHOES Comfort within me, life has been good to me I possess all I desire, I admire all I possess Once in the bliss...

Download these Resources to grow your Poetry Career and Business

Download the lectures on the Wealth of Poetry and SWOT Analysis for Poets by Olumide Holloway https://wordup411ng.com/download-wealth-of-poetry-and-swot-analysis-for-poets-by-olumide-holloway/ Download Poetry Business Tips by Olumide Holloway Episode 1...