The Spoken Word Poems Currently Inspiring Me

I’m always sharing the written poems that have recently inspired and influenced me, but for some reason, I’m stingy with the spoken word poems with…

Poems in April

Two poetry posts in a row? I’ve obviously been reading and absorbing as many poems as possible recently, because my life has been consumed with…

New Purchased Books from My Poetry Wish List

Will I ever take a breather and pause buying poetry chapbooks? All signs point to no. As I’ve been more stressed than ever before this…

Submitting Creative Work is Scary and Rewarding

I’ve been writing poetry (my first favorite piece!) since my senior year of high school where I learned about Claudia Rankine and Sarah Kay and…

Most Loved Poems for World Poetry Day

It’s no secret that I love all the poetry I can get and that I love spending every day as if it’s World Poetry Day!…

Poems in March

Well February was a pile of shit, wasn’t it? It’s like every day a new story was released about people being violently racist, Tr*mp and…

Amplifying Incarcerated Poets in a Week of Poems

I believe that poetry is a tool of artistic expression for everyone and anyone to share the deepest parts of themselves and this week of…

The Best Love Poems for Valentine’s Day

I may be one of the few single people who doesn’t actively despise Valentine’s Day like the plague of couples it actually is! I think…

Poems in February

I’ve been reading pieces from my collection of poetry chapbooks every night for the past few months and the star of February’s anthology is Danez…