Eric Sirota – “Evictions”

Performing at Hamline University

“What’s a little historical erasure in the face of such gorgeous calligraphy?”

Don’t miss this gripping poem from Eric Sirota, performing at Hamline University in St. Paul, MN.

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Adam Falkner – “My Father Is a Mansion”

Performing at Honey

“My father is a trophy in a clan of empty frames, fork in the most violent of rivers.”

Don’t miss this powerful poem from Adam Falkner, performing at Honey in Minneapolis MN.

Adam’s award-winning book, The Willies is now available!

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Daniel – “Ever Hoping Yes”

Performing at Park Square Theatre

“The world has seen more wilt than bloom from me.”

Don’t miss this incredible poem from Daniel, performing at Park Square Theatre in Saint Paul, MN.

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Zeke Russell – “Water Bearer”

Filmed by SlamFind

“I hate that knowing when and where I was born gives some stranger the blueprint to my soul.”

Don’t miss this excellent poem from Zeke Russell, filmed by SlamFind.

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Crystal Valentine – “Conversation Overheard on the Corner of 167th & Jerome Avenue”

Performing at Button Poetry Live

“I guess some people are cursed enough to live forever and not realize everyone around them done evaporated into a ghost.”

Don’t miss this compelling poem from Crystal Valentine, performing at Park Square Theatre in Saint Paul, MN.

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Joshua Bennett – “16 Bars for Kendrick Lamar”

Filmed by The Strivers Row

“At what age did you first trade fist for microphone?”

Don’t miss this extraordinary poem from Joshua Bennett, filmed by The Strivers Row.

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Gigi Bella – “TSA PSA”

Performing at Rustbelt 2019

“You tell me that the most beautiful thing about me is that I do not need you.”

Don’t miss this great poem from Gigi Bella, performing at Rustbelt 2019 in St. Louis, MO.

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Mia S. Willis – “How to Exorcise a Boy (Monster House)”

Filmed by SlamFind

“What can you know of its construction if you see nothing of its scaffolding?”

Don’t miss this outstanding poem from Mia S. Willis, filmed by SlamFind.

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Kevin Kantor – “Peach Emoji”

Performing at Button Poetry Live

“I am diamond ring buried in the bottom of your dessert.”

Don’t miss this awesome poem from Kevin Kantor, performing at Park Square Theatre in Saint Paul, MN.

Kevin’s wonderful debut book, PLEASE COME OFF BOOK, is now available!

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