Shasparay – “Black Girl Magic” (100K Views!)

“These names are just the shields for the names we speak in the dark to remember our darkness.”

Congratulations to Shasparay for topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more from WoWPS 2016.here.



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Iain Kohn – “Terrified of People” (250K Views!)

“Loneliness is my specialty like trembling that of an earthquake, or how a closet is supposed to hide all the right parts of me.”

Congratulations to Iain Kohn for topping 250,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more from Get Lit.here.



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Neiel Israel – “When a Black Man Walks” (500K Views!)

“When a Black man walks, he is always hunted, he is always animal, he is always standing out like a living corpse.”

Congratulations to Neiel Israel for topping 500,000 views on this absolutely amazing poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.



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Omar Holmon – “A Case Study in Black Girl Magic” (250K Views!)

“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.”

Congratulations to Omar Holmon for topping 100,000 views on this absolutely amazing poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.

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Blythe Baird – “Guilt Doesn’t Live Here Anymore” (100K Views!)

“You made it through, girl. You made it through every single time the world scratched and skid to an end. You woke up. Tomorrow shoved you out of bed.”

Congratulations to Blythe Baird for topping 100,000 views on this absolutely incredible poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.

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Breeze the Poet – “Love Anyway” (100K Views!)

“You can tell he was too busy loving to know that there was a war going on.”

Congratulations to Breeze the Poet for topping 100,000 views on this heartfelt poem! Watch more from Rustbelt 2017 here.



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Blythe Baird – “Aesthetic of Rape Culture” (100K Views!)

“That boy believes his loneliness is your responsibility.”

Congratulations to Blythe Baird for topping 100,000 views on this absolutely increcible poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.

Blythe’s book, IF MY BODY COULD SPEAK, is now available!



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Steven Willis – “The First Time a Man Attempts to Fight His Father” (100K Views!)

“It is the fear of a son never returning home that turns a father into the oppressor.”

Congratulations to Steven Willis for topping 100,000 views on this great poem! Watch more from Rustbelt 2017 here.



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Muna Abdulahi – “Pronounce Us Correctly” (250K Views!)

“The way I got here wasn’t learning about me and my culture. The way I got here was learning about you and your culture.”

Congratulations to Muna Abdulahi for topping 250,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.



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