The theme for War Of Words Season 4 is………………………….

A poet’s work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going...

How to get marks from the Judges of War Of Words Season 4 #WarOfWords4

  Be different and unique aka "burst them brain with Pidgin English." http://youtu.be/V5vcg7b0Wn4 D-Ray performing at War Of Words Season 1   Be a player.....i.e. play with words e.g....

Download your Spoken Word Poetry Caller Tunez.

Hallos, Here are some of your favourite poems by Saint Rhymes, Aquilla, Chika Jones, Graciano and Shegrhymz now available for download as Caller Tunez. S/N Poet Poem title Genre MTN...

Dearest Sweet by Yommy Bishop

I am writing you this note with a deep sense of emotion, not in anger or pain but with a heart weak and frail. Throwing back to...

When you win War Of Words Season 4, what will you say?

These are what the past winners of War Of Words Season 1, 2 and 3 said.   Titilayooluwa Mabogunje (a Nigerian citizen, born in England and...

Lend your EARS!!!

You are invited to "Lend your EARS." EARS - Echoes And Rhythmic Soul, a monthly Afro Soul music and poetic show. The event which showcases Aduke and...

What should be the theme for War Of Words Season 4?

Nigeria's foremost Slam Poetry Competition is back !!! The fourth season of War Of Words (aka WOW), starts from this September 2014. War Of Words is...

The “diamonds” that shone on stage at Word Up Volume 8

From left to right: Dapo Awolola, Saint Rhymes, Shegrhymz Left to right: Shegrhymz and Foursyte Bogani Jemimah Dare Dan, Mayowa and Archangel Aduke I am Rage and K-Meks Soonest and...

WORDUP VOL 8: SPOKEN WORD POETRY AT ITS FINEST

by Poetic Psalmist At a time when people leave venue of concerts and shows disgruntled at being promised so much with little delivered, the i2x media...

The Stars that will shine at Word Up Volume 8 this August 16, 2014.

  Poetry is an attempt to capture the essence of the chord struck in the poet by an instant of insight, in such a way...

4 Reasons You Should Perform Your Poetry by Ami Mattison

I shared my poetry with an audience for the first time at an old-fashioned “poetry reading.” It was 1991, and there were four of us. We...

Letter to my unborn child by Saint Rhymes

This poem has no title, It’s a little piece of my musing contained in a letter to my unborn child.   Child, dream. Dream Big. Talk Big. Act Big, but don’t...

WORD UP now a weekly programme on NTA Network.

Watch WORD UP (Spoken Word Poetry Show) on the Nigerian Television Authority Network (i.e. DSTV  and Local) every week on Sunday by 3pm with repeat broadcasts...