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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Best of Button Week 281

“If only you told us something was wrong, we could’ve held you, told you we loved you, we could’ve helped. Maybe it wouldn’t have been enough, but we could’ve helped.”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s addition: Jared Singer! Congrats Poet!

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Rudy Francisco, Sabrina Benaim, Neil Hilborn, Phil Kaye, Andrea Gibson, Blythe Baird, & our newest release from Bianca Phipps!

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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Best of Button Week 279

“Sometimes, I too want to be a poem. I don’t want to be this pain, but the language used to unearth it.”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s addition: Michael Lee! Congrats Poet!

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Rudy Francisco, Sabrina Benaim, Neil Hilborn, Phil Kaye, Andrea Gibson, Blythe Baird, & our newest release from Omar Holmon!

Best of Button Week 278

“What if the rumor is true, and there is some skinny woman imprisoned inside my body begging to get out?”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s addition: Rachel Wiley, & Blythe Baird! Congrats Poets!

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Rudy Francisco, Sabrina Benaim, Neil Hilborn, Phil Kaye, Andrea Gibson, Blythe Baird, & our newest release from Omar Holmon!

Best of Button Week 277

“For a moment, everything is possible.”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s addition: Sarah Kay, Jahman Hill, & Jared Singer! Congrats Poets!

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Rudy Francisco, Sabrina Benaim, Neil Hilborn, Phil Kaye, Andrea Gibson, Blythe Baird, & our newest release from Omar Holmon!

Patrick Roche – “The Perfect Panic Attack” (500K Views!)

“Your arms and legs will go numb starting at your hands and feet, every twitch and tingle an attempt to run for your life.”

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



While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Sabrina Benaim, Neil Hilborn, Michael Lee, Blythe Baird, Raych Jackson, & our newest releases from Omar Holmon & Kerrin McCadden!