Poems in November

Every month I curate a collection of pieces that will inspire my own poem writing throughout the next 20-30 days, and this installment of Poems…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Pieces for November

What I’ve Learned About Trauma by Brenna Twohy Where Are You Really From? by Carlos Andrés Gómez My Mother by Porsha Olayiwola Pronounce Us Correctly…

Button Poetry Spoken Word Poems for Late Autumn

Universal Experiences by Dave Harris Poems from Olivia Gatwood’s Life of the Party And the Gun Said by Sagirah Shahid Protest by K McClendon Gentrification…

Poems in September

I usually post my fresh collection of poems in the middle of each month to inspire me as I go through the next 15 days,…

Olivia Gatwood’s ‘Life of the Party’ Review

For a person with an English undergraduate degree, I don’t like a large portion of what’s considered “classic” or “Canon”, so I’m often left reading…

My Poetry Writing Process and Inspirations

I’m a naturally creative person, but I also love procrastinating (a little ironic, no?), so it can be difficult to find the time and energy…

Poems in August

August is a unique month– one filled with excitement for new beginnings and longing for the familiar days– especially as I enter the state between…

On Letting Go

It’s been exactly nine months since I last shared an original poem and up until today, I had no intention of publicly displaying this one.…

The Mid-Month Spoken Word Poetry Refresh

The Truth Has Three Sides by Sabrina Benaim Church Girl Learns to Pray Again by Raych Jackson What A Body Inherits by Blythe Baird Black…