Button Poetry Pieces for the Start of Spring

First Draft of My Wedding Vows by Gigi Bella What is Genocide? by Carlos Andrés Gómez White Girl Does a Political Science Presentation (after Jasmin…

My Favorite Olivia Gatwood Poems on Her Birthday

I’m consistently inspired by the poets I’ve loved for a while and the ones I presently discover through outlets such as poets.org (my favorite daily…

‘Homie’ Poems: A Collection by Danez Smith

There are several modern poets that constantly inspire me with their chapbook releases and spoken word videos: Clint Smith, Olivia Gatwood, Sarah Kay, José Olivarez,…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for February

Willie Boy by Adam Falkner Pins and Needles by Dua Saleh What Are You? by AP & Korso Everything to Call Him Before Rapist by…

Hopping Back into My Creative Hobbies

I started two new jobs at the beginning of this year (a girl’s gotta eat, shop, save for NYC, pay her student loans, pay her…

Poems in January

Barely over a week ago, I shared my favorite spoken word poems I discovered over the past year that inspired my writings and made me…

My Favorite Spoken Word Poems in 2019

Alternate Universe in Which I Am Unfazed by the Men Who Do Not Love Me by Olivia Gatwood I Lose My Voice During Sex by…

Poems in December

Well here we are, folks! We’ve made it to the final monthly collection of poetry for 2019: my poems in December. I’ve been sharing my…

Stag’s Leap Poems by Sharon Olds

Last week, I shared my favorite poems from The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde and I’m continuing my consumption of written poetry collections in the…