Category: slam poetry

A burning bush without God is just a fire.

A burning bush without God is just a fire.

There is no skull and crossbones over your hea…

There is no skull and crossbones over your heart. You are a good thing, that somebody be dying to get next to.

Whether colonization or globalization, it feel…

Whether colonization or globalization, it feels like history has a tendency to repeat itself.

If you fall asleep you always wake up in the s…

If you fall asleep you always wake up in the same place. You can learn to sleep but that won’t make you a sleepwalker.

“My teacher said he didn’t know of any f…

“My teacher said he didn’t know of any female writers good enough to study; no one in that damned mob of scribbling women was worth discussion.” – Rhiannon McGavin

It’s definitely lit. You need some more button in your life.

buttonpoetry:

buttonpoetry:

From Sabrina Benaim’s book, DEPRESSION & OTHER MAGIC TRICKS.

Kai Carlson-Wee, “Holes in the Mountain”. Watc…

Kai Carlson-Wee, “Holes in the Mountain”. Watch Kai’s FULL POEM! 

It is said that 1 in 3 women will experience v…

It is said that 1 in 3 women will experience violence in their lifetime. I have two daughters, both who have inherited my eyes.

From Neil’s Hilborn’s book, OUR NUMBERED DAYS….

From Neil’s Hilborn’s book, OUR NUMBERED DAYS. Check out his latest book, THE FUTURE, now available!

Pretend that the whole world is the music vide…

Pretend that the whole world is the music video of your love. Finish every sentence by taking off your sunglasses, especially when you aren’t wearing any.