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Poetry: 'Sanity’s a Habit'

Something I started as a spoken word piece, that kind of functions as a written poem. Read with rhythm, starting with a heavy emphasis on the first syllable of each line. 192 more words

Poetry

Today's Feature: Poetry Slam

I suppose it wouldn’t be right to get through National Poetry Month without featuring a little slam.  When I was in my 20s and thought the world was laid before me, I briefly considered trying my hand at poetry slam so I could go on tour like a rock star. 111 more words

Poetry

Poetry Slam videos for 4/17 meeting

Hello writers!

Touchscreen 

Names 

Rigged Game 

Waking Up Naked 

This slam poetry video is making the rounds and is too moving not to share.

Amina Iro and Hannah Halpern performed this piece at the Brave New Voices 2013 Slam in Washington, DC… 90 more words

Muslim Women

April 14th - 18th

Dear Parents,

this week we have many fun things planned.  On Tuesday we will have our Poetry Slam.  Each child will be able to recite their poems in front of the class.   88 more words

Field Trip

11/30 - excerpt

You’re so beautiful

Who’s your creator

Is it up for debate

I’d thank your parents

You’re so royal and elegant

Committed to you for a lifetime… 67 more words

Love And Shat