Lauren Zuniga – “Things That Happened to Me in High School that Would Not Be Appropriate for Me to Talk About in a High School” (250K Views!)

“On the drive home from the abortion clinic, I named every child
at the crosswalk.”

Congratulations to Lauren Zuniga on topping 250,000 views on this remarkable poem. You can check out more of Lauren’s work here and here.
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Desireé Dallagiacomo – “Notes on Loving a Five-Time Felon” (100K views)

“There are not enough district attorneys to convince me that the man who taught me how to ride a bike is meant to spend his life in a cage.”

Congratulations to Desireé Dallagiacomo on topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem. You can check out more of Desireé’s work here and here.
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Iain Kohn – “Terrified of People” (100K Views!)

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

Congratulations to Iain Kohn on topping 100,000 views on this excellent poem! You can check out more of Iain’s work here.
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Marvin Hodges – “Blue Genes” (100K Views!)

“And Grandpa, he’s got it too. I never correct him when he gets my name wrong. At least I remind him of someone, right?”

Congratulations to Marvin Hodges on topping 100,000 views on this incredible poem! You can check out more of Marvin’s work here and here.
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Sarah Kay & Phil Kaye – “When Love Arrives” (250K Views!)

“Love arrives exactly when love is supposed to,
and love leaves exactly when love must.”

Congratulations to Button author Sam Sax on topping 100,000 views on this amazing poem! Sam’s book, A Guide to Undressing Your Monsters, is available here.
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Raven Taylor – “How to Survive Being a Black Girl” (100K Views!)

“Beware of men who enjoy girls who do not love themselves.
Surely, they will mistake your skin for an eclipse that you are ashamed
to witness.”

Congratulations to Raven Taylor on topping 100,000 views on this excellent poem!
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