Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for January

Erasure by Dua Saleh Burying My Husband by Rachel Wiley How to Win A Fight by Joshua Bennet & Carvens Lissaint I Come from the…

My Favorite Spoken Word Poems in 2020

Summer/New York City by Phil Kaye Slavery, Freedom, and Authority by Jahman Hill First Draft of My Wedding Vows by Gigi Bella White People Love…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for December

I Won’t Lie This Plague of Gratitude by Kaveh Akbar On Healing (For Real This Time) by Tanesha Nicole The Price of Rain by Franny…

Poems in November

We’re somehow already in the penultimate collection of pieces for this godawful year, and these poems in November are extraordinary. Last month (read those pieces…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for November

The Three Worst Things by Lauren Yates White River Writes Home by Bianca Phipps Dust by Guante Punjab by Aman Batra Thighs by Desireé Dallagiacomo

Poems in October

This end of the month’s collection of poems in October showcases new discoveries incredibly relevant to the moment we’re living in. Last month’s pieces I…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for October

When the Fat Girl Gets Skinny by Blythe Baird Coco by William Evans Nothing If Not Wanting by Nora Cooper I Swore I Wouldn’t Do…

Poems in September

This month’s collection of poems in September features a handful of pieces I discovered and loved throughout the month (here’s last month’s selection)—*side note: do…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces in September

White People Love Fractions by Dua Saleh Ode to Spring Awakening by Sabrina Benaim Self Care (after Frank Ocean) by Kofi Dadzie Finality by Michael…