T. Miller – “The Difference Between a Girlfriend and a Woman” (250K Views!)

“A girlfriend will come over to you house and help clean up your kitchen. A woman will come into your life and help clean up your credit.”

Congratulations to T. Miller on topping 250,000 views on this phenomenal poem. Check out more videos from T. Miller here and here.



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Edwin Bodney – “Good Morning” (100K Views!)

“Your neck is a whistling firework singing to the light of me. I am only amplifying sound.”

Congratulations to Edwin on topping 100,000 views on this beautiful poem. Check out more videos from Edwin here and here.



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Neil Hilborn – “A Series of Short Poems” (100K Views!)

“You will never be more wrong than the first time you say ‘I love you.’ You’ll mean it, sure, but you’ll still be lying.”

Congratulations to Neil on topping 100,000 views on this fantastic poem. Check out more videos from Neil here and here.



Make sure to check out Neil’s best-selling book, Our Numbered Days, available through our website!

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Ashlee Haze – “For Colored Girls (The Missy Elliott Poem)” (100K Views!)

“I will tell you that right now there are a million black girls just waiting to see someone who looks like them”

Congratulations to Ashlee on topping 100,000 views on this incredibly inspiring poem. Check out more videos from Ashlee here and here.



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Sarah Kay & Phil Kaye – “When Love Arrives” (1M Views!)

“Love will tell you are beautiful, and mean it, over and over again.”

Congratulations to Sarah & Phil on topping 1 MILLION views on this wonderful poem. Watch more from Sarah & Phil here and here.



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FreeQuency – “The ‘I’m Sorry’ Poem” (100K Views!)

“Remember rape is not about sex; it’s about power and privilege.”

Congratulations to FreeQuency on topping 100,000 views on this great poem. Check out more videos from FreeQuency here and here.

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Javon Johnson – “cuz he’s black” (2M Views!)


“Black boys in this country cannot afford to play cops and robbers if we’re always considered the latter. Don’t have the luxury of playing war if we’re already in one.”

Congratulations to Javon on topping 2 MILLION views on this tremendous poem. Watch more from Javon here and here.
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Melissa Newman-Evans – “9 Things I Would Like to Tell to Every Teenage Girl” (500K Views!)

“The world is trying to kill you. It is trying to do this by stealing your voice.”

Congratulations to Melissa on topping 500,000 views on this wonderful poem. Watch more Melissa here and here.

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Joseph Capehart – “America Diss Track” (100K)

“America, I didn’t wanna have to do this, but you left me with no other options.”

Congratulations to Joseph on topping 100,000 views on this great poem. Check out more videos from Joseph here and here.

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Blythe Baird – “Pocket-Sized Feminism” (500K Views!)

“How am I to forgive myself for doing nothing in the mouth of trauma? Is silence not an act of violence too?”

Congratulations to Blythe on topping 500,000 views on this magnificent poem. Watch more from Blythe here and here.

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