Jahman Hill – “White Heaven” (100K Views!)

“Last week, I was informed that when Black people die and go to heaven, they go through this purification process, and God will turn them white, like everybody else in heaven.”

Congratulations to Jahman Hill for topping 100,000 views on this comical poem! Watch more from Jahman here.



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RJ Walker – “My Mother Explains My Depression to Me” (100k views!)

“She says, ‘See? Don’t you feel better?’ And she does not know that I tried to drown myself accidentally on purpose for the second time today.”

Congratulations to RJ Walker for topping 100,000 views on this heartrending poem! Watch more videos from RJ here and here.



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Porsha Olayiwola – “Father’s American Dream” (100K Views!)

“The bills picked up, so my mother picked up two jobs and she’s been working them ever since.”

Congratulations to Porsha O. for topping 100,000 views on this moving poem! Watch more videos from Porsha here and here.



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Jesse Parent – “The Parts of Her That Matter” (100K views!)

“When we had to tell our kids that my wife had cancer, my eldest son held it together, made it into math. My daughter shattered like a slipped and soapy plate, but my youngest, the eight-year-old, went silent as sleep, eyes wide and wet.”

Congratulations to Jesse Parent for topping 100,000 views on this beautiful poem! Watch more videos from Jesse here and here.



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Toaster – “Tall People Privilege” (100K Views!)

“It’s scientifically proven that tall people are more attractive or some shit.”

Congratulations to Toaster for topping 100,000 views on this hilarious poem! Watch more videos from Toaster here and here.



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Jonathan Mendoza – “Brown Boy, White Boy” (100K Views!)

“Biracial boy is tug-of-war, but biracial boy is both sets of hands pulling at each end.”

Congratulations to Jonathan Mendoza for topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more videos from Jonathan here and here!



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Emi Mahmoud – “No One Tells You How Easy It Is to Fall in Love or How Hard It Is to Stay There” (100K Views!)

“I count the exits in a room as quickly as I count the exits in a conversation.”

Congratulations to Emi Mahmoud for topping 100,000 views on this amazing poem! Watch more videos from Emi here and here!



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RJ Walker – “Deceit & I” (250K Views!)

“A lie this big could move these mountains, but the truth could obliterate them.”

Congratulations to RJ Walker for topping 250,000 views on this incredible poem! Watch more videos from RJ here and here!



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Sophie Priceman – “How Teenage Girls Are Like Poetry” (100K 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 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more videos from the Get Lit Classic Slam here!



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Pages Matam, Elizabeth Acevedo, & G. Yamazawa – “Unforgettable”

“My name wasn’t given to me. It was given to the rest of the country.”

Congratulations to Pages Matam, Elizabeth Acevedo, & G. Yamazawa for topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more videos from the 2014 Beltway Poetry Slam Team here!



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