Miss K – “Fat [Noun]” (Button Live)

Performing at Button Poetry Live.

“I say I am fat, and my mother reminds me that I have fingernails, but that I am not a fingernail, so having fat does not make me fat.”

Don’t miss this magnificent poem from Miss K, performing at Button Poetry Live.

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

Kopano Maroga – “Disappearing”

2018 Button Poetry Video Contest.

“I would like to be in love and not have to lose. I would like to be alive and not have to lose.”

Don’t miss this incredible poem by Kopano Maroga, an honorable mention in the 2018 Button Poetry Video Contest!

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

Dave Harris – “Preparing A Meal”

Featuring at Honey.

“You know nothing of love until you watch someone go hungry for you. Even then, what do you know of hunger?”

Don’t miss this tremendous poem from Dave Harris, featuring at Honey in Minneapolis, MN.

Dave’s debut book, PATRICIDE, is now available for pre-order! Get your signed copy before they’re gone!

  • Patricide

    $9.00$20.00
    Add to cart

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

Sabrina Benaim – “Nature vs. Nurture”

Performing at Amsterdam Bar and Hall.

“There are nights my smile is the simple act of baring my teeth.”

Don’t miss this beautiful poem from Sabrina Benaim, performing at Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St. Paul, MN.

Sabrina’s highly acclaimed debut book, DEPRESSION & OTHER MAGIC TRICKS, is now available to order! Get your copy now!

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

Jonathan Mendoza – “Onomástico”

2017 Button Poetry Video Contest.

“Ask me of my name, and I will tell you of the first men who brought it here.”

Don’t miss this powerful poem by Jonathan Mendoza, contestant from the 2017 Button Poetry Video Contest!

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

Rupesh Bhattarai – “A Passport for My Mother”

2018 Button Poetry Video Contest.

“I want to get a passport for my mother, no woman in our family has ever had one.”

Don’t miss this wonderful poem by Rupesh Bhattarai, an honorable mention in the 2018 Button Poetry Video Contest!

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

Desireé Dallagiacomo – “A Man Says to a Woman I Love”

Featuring at Icehouse.

“I wish her an orgasm every hour, on the hour, the day she forgets his name.”

Don’t miss this marvelous poem from Desireé Dallagiacomo, featuring at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

Desireé’s book, SINK, is now available to order! Get your copy now!

  • SINK

    $9.00$16.00
    Add to cart

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

Duncan Slagle – “Thankfully, I Have Never Taken After My Father”

Performing at Icehouse.

“He always wanted me to inherit his instinct; like musk on a body bag.”

Don’t miss this powerful poem from Duncan Slagle, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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