Author Archives: Riley Lang

Sabrina Benaim – “How to Fold a Memory”

 

Featuring at Amsterdam in St. Paul.

“My body wears your fingerprints like a home address.”

Don’t miss this beautiful poem from Sabrina Benaim, featuring at Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St. Paul, MN. Get your copy of Sabrina’s book, DEPRESSION & OTHER MAGIC TRICKS.

 


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Best of Button Week 194

Best of Button Week 194

    “I have a few happy friends. I ask them about being happy the same way my high school friends ask me about being gay, ‘So, what do you people do exactly? How do you do IT?’” Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube… Continue Reading

Mady Park – “Asian girls love hip hop…”

  Performing at the 2018 Get Lit Classic Slam. “We are the breath before the verse.” Don’t miss this fantastic poem from Mady Park, performing during the 2018 Get Lit Words Ignite Classic Slam, the largest youth poetry tournament in Southern California. Order Get Lit Rising today at simonandschuster.com, and join the #LiteraryRiot at getlit.org.… Continue Reading

Shane Hawley – “There Are Some Things You Just Don’t Do In Restaurants”

  Performing at CUPSI 2018. “To the hipster couple spooning in the corner booth: Put your fucking shoes on, this is not your living room.” Don’t miss this hilarious poem from Shane Hawley, performing in Minnesota. Make sure to check out Shane’s phenomenal new book, ABC Death, a picture-book for the entire family!   Get… Continue Reading

Best of Button Week 193

Best of Button Week 193

    “Ain’t a lion still a lion without his mane?” Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Raych Jackson, Sophie Priceman, & Neil Hilborn! Congrats poets! While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and… Continue Reading

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