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Nora Cooper – “Depression, the Dude” (100K Views!)

Nora Cooper – “Depression, the Dude” (100K Views!)

 

 

“My depression is like that guy lifting directly in front of the weight rack.”

 

Congratulations to Nora Cooper on topping 100,000 views on this phenomenal poem. Check out more videos from Nora here and here.



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Rachel Wiley – “The Fat Joke” (100K Views!)

Rachel Wiley – “The Fat Joke” (100K Views!)

    “Fat girl walks into the doctor’s to ask about anti-depressants and gets prescribed exercise instead, because obviously her depression is because of her fat, and obviously fat bodies never exercise and stay fat.”   Congratulations to Rachel Wiley on topping 100,000 views on this remarkable poem. Check out more videos from Rachel here… Continue Reading

Blythe Baird – “Relapse” (500K Views!)

Blythe Baird – “Relapse” (500K Views!)

    “I’ve considered myself to be recovered from my eating disorder for three years, but I still write about it in present tense.”   Congratulations to Blythe Baird on topping 500,000 views on this amazing poem. Check out more videos from Blythe here and here. And while you’re here, make sure to check out… Continue Reading

Best of Button Week 151

Best of Button Week 151

    “Hello, love. Hello, moment allowed above the surface like a dolphin at war.” Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Toaster, Franny Choi, & Melissa Lozada-Oliva. Congrats poets! Don’t miss Melissa’s incredible book, PELUDA, now available! While you’re here on… Continue Reading

Rachel Wiley – “Dry Cake Wishes and Tap Water Dreams” (100K Views!)

Rachel Wiley – “Dry Cake Wishes and Tap Water Dreams” (100K Views!)

    “I wish him a lifetime of safety and platitudes, a soundtrack of fluorescent lights humming. I do not wish him me, though. Never me again.”   Congratulations to Rachel Wiley on topping 100,000 views on this incredible poem. Check out more videos from Rachel here and here. Don’t miss Rachel’s forthcoming book, NOTHING… Continue Reading

Best of Button Week 150

Best of Button Week 150

  “There is nothing rational about love. Love stutters when it gets nervous, love trips over its own shoelaces. Love is clumsy, and my heart refuses to wear a helmet.” 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, Olivia Gatwood, Sabrina… Continue Reading

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