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Read Poem: The Lectern’s Rise: Life Goes Ahead 2, by Lawrence Mathebula

They frown a lot and say, you don’t belong But days with them my God here still prolongs; Each beat the swift pulse in it, fire flies ‘Gainst throngs that wind louder that, I should die One happyless, unfortunate human … Continue reading

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Watch the MARCH 2019 Poetry Readings

Poetry Reading: I Wanna Fruit You, by Marcus Graham Poetry Reading: The Spiderman, by Paul Wood Poetry Reading: Simple Truth, by Clay Witkofsky Poetry Reading: Wine and Dine at 9, by Michael Villalobos Poetry Reading of: Homlo: Life is about … Continue reading

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Watch the FEBRUARY 2019 Poetry Readings

Best of February Readings performed by Danielle Nicole   Poetry Reading: 12:20th Freestyle Poetry Reading: Fara, Fara, Fair as Light by Nadia Bruce-Rawlings  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmrYNaYGrfk  Poetry Reading: The Lament by Cleveland W. Gibson   Poetry Reading: Prosecco Blond by Roger Hayman … Continue reading

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Read Poem: The Dream King by Toyin Sebastien Ajimati

I remember the picture of the dream king in a guest room as a child, Whenever I looked at it, I felt it gave an energy of greatness and calm , When I learned more about this legend I was … Continue reading

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Watch the AUGUST 2018 Poetry Readings

  Poetry Reading: Testimony, by Michelle Owusu Poetry Reading: SHATTERED by Annie M Poetry Reading: i want my body burned by short-prose-fiction Poetry Reading: I am the one by short-prose-fiction Poetry Reading: How To Write A Summer Poem by Marta … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Love and Words, by Butch Dias

Your love and your words, Encouraged my heart. You saw me broken, And falling apart. I was so broken, I was a broken man. But you told me I was special. And that God had a plan. You brought me … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: Plica, by Ewan Lawrie

Performed by Amaka Umeh POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? The theme of the poem is fear of the unknown other and how fairy tales and folklore attempt make sense of all the inexplicable things like … Continue reading

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