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Anna Binkovitz – “Shaving My Pussy: A Play in Four Acts” (100K Views!)

Anna Binkovitz – “Shaving My Pussy: A Play in Four Acts” (100K Views!)

 

 

“Love is something I know best by watching it wash down the drain.”

 

Congratulations to Anna on topping 100,000 views on this fantastic poem. Watch more from Anna here and here.



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Davon Clark – “Petrichor”

    2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. “I never got the chance to reply to her last letter. I always thought next month was an option until her funeral was next week.” Don’t miss this beautiful poem from Davon Clark, featured contestant in the 2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. Join our mailing list and get… Continue Reading

Chris Lilley – “10 Lessons from Jail”

    2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. “You are still here. Every day above ground is a good day. You are not a casket, you are not a hashtag funeral, you are not an autopsy.” Don’t miss this spectacular poem from Chris Lilley, featured contestant in the 2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. Join our mailing… Continue Reading

Best of Button Week 118

Best of Button Week 118

    “After being dumped on New Year’s Day, which is two weeks before my birthday, I’m in my room processing this and pouting. The key word here is pouting.” Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Omar Holmon & Carrie Rudzinski.… Continue Reading

Donte Collins – “What the dead know by heart”

    Performing at his book release in Minneapolis. “I haven’t enough room to both rage and weep. I go to cry and each tear turns to steam.” Don’t miss this spectacular poem from Donte Collins, performing at his book release in Minneapolis. Check out Donte’s forthcoming book, Autopsy. While you’re here, head over to… Continue Reading

Meta Sarmiento – “Watch Your Mouth”

    2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. “How could I make a class feel like home, if a kid doesn’t know what home’s supposed to feel like in the first place?” Don’t miss this awesome poem from Meta Sarmiento, featured contestant in the 2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. Join our mailing list and get notified… Continue Reading

Best of Button Week 117

Best of Button Week 117

    “I believe a good song can turn any room into a church.” Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Rudy Francisco & Neil Hilborn. Congratulations poets! Check out Rudy’s forthcoming book, Helium. While you’re here on our site, make sure… Continue Reading