Alysia Harris – “Death Poem” (100K Views!)

“I will hear the breeze and think it is your laugh returned to the hearth of my ear.”

Congratulations to Alysia Harris for topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here and here.

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Guante – “When They Look Right Through You” (100K Views!)

“Remember: when they look right through you, you’re still there.”

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

Guante’s incredible book, A Love Song, A Death Rattle, A Battle Cry is now available!

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Phil Kaye – “Camaro” (100K Views!)

“For a moment we are again together, two aliens trying to find home, & then you leave & I ask questions to an empty room.”

Congratulations to Phil Kaye for topping 100,000 views on this fantastic poem! Watch more from Phil here and here.

Phil Kaye’s stunning book, Date & Time is now available!

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Sophie Priceman – “How Teenage Girls Are Like Poetry” (500K Views!)

“Like good poems, teenage girls are sharp. Our wit cuts deeply like the scissors we use to cut crop tops out of everything and anything.”

Congratulations to Sophie Priceman for topping 500,000 views on this marvelous poem! Watch more from the 2018 Get Lit Classic Slam here and here.

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Adam Falkner – “The Whitest Thing” (250K Views!)

“No one asks you where you came from. Or how you got here. Which is good, because you could not answer anyhow.”

Congratulations to Adam Falkner for topping 250,000 views on this great poem! Watch more from Adam here and here.

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Hanif Abdurraqib – “The Crown Ain’t Worth Much” (100K Views!)

“When I say that I am growing old I mean that I have lived long enough to fear death.”

Congratulations to Hanif Abdurraqib for topping 100,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more from Hanif here and here.

Hanif’s incredible book, The Crown Ain’t Worth Much is now available!

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Blythe Baird – “Pocket-Sized Feminism” (1M Views!)

“You could literally saw a woman in half and it would still be called a magic trick.”

Congratulations to Blythe Baird for topping 1,000,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more from Blythe here and here.

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Thadra Sheridan – “Waiting” (1M Views!)

“Maybe I should just supplicate myself before you so you can whip me with your menu.”

Congratulations to Thadra Sheridan for topping 1,000,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more from Thadra here and here.

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Blythe Baird – “Girl Code 101” (2M Views!)

“This is not female privilege, this is survival of the prettiest. We are playing the first game we learned how to.”

Congratulations to Blythe Baird for topping 2,000,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more from Blythe here and here.

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Porsha Olayiwola – “Water” (250K Views!)

“I’ve heard sharks followed slave ships crossing the Atlantic Ocean, trailing black bodies thrown overboard.”

Congratulations to Porsha Olayiwola for topping 250,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more from Porsha here and here.

Porsha’s amazing book, i shimmer sometimes, too is now available!

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