Rachel Wiley – “Spell for Tonight’s Full Moon”

Performing at Icehouse

“Let us wake up tomorrow to a bountiful harvest. It is said, so it is so.”

Don’t miss this fantastic poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Rachel Wiley – “No One’s”

Performing at Icehouse

“I call my mother to ask who one contacts to collect no one’s dead dog. She says that the dead dogs she has handled have all been her own.”

Don’t miss this great poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Rachel Wiley – “Poem for Susan Boomer Jenkins”

Performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN

“And like a punch to the side of the head, there she is. Everything I have worked my entire fat life not to be, embodied on screen.”

Don’t miss this fantastic poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Rachel Wiley, “Safety Spells for Sea Monsters”

Performed at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN

“Water might be the only thing that could ever hold us gentle.”

Don’t miss this fantastic poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Rachel Wiley – “Promissory”

Performing at Icehouse

“One of these days we’ll scrape enough gas money from the floor mats to run away, someplace where we don’t have to wear this skin like bark. Someplace where we will not spend any more years piling on scabs.”

Don’t miss this great poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Check out the 2021 Button Poetry Chapbook Contest! Open NOW – January 10, 2022. More info and full guidelines 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, Dave Harris, Michael Lee, Blythe Baird, Raych Jackson, and our newest release from Andrea Gibson!

Rachel Wiley – “Prime Cuts”

Performing at Icehouse

“The fucks I give about what anyone thinks of my terrifying body are all stored in my belly button. Notice how it is an empty bowl waiting to be filled.”

Don’t miss this incredible poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

Get Rachel’s spectacular book, REVENGE BODY!

Check out the 2021 Button Poetry Chapbook Contest! Open NOW – January 10, 2022. More info and full guidelines 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, Dave Harris, Michael Lee, Blythe Baird, Raych Jackson, and our newest release from Andrea Gibson!

Rachel Wiley – “In Which Two Women Go Over a Cliff and Retell to Live About It”

Performing at The AMP Room

“The women are everything they’ve spent their whole lives saving.”

Don’t miss this magnificent poem from Rachel Wiley, performing at The AMP Room in San Antonio, TX.

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Rachel Wiley – “Purple Hearts” (Button Live)

Featuring at Button Poetry Live.

“I decided right then that some day I want to be a slut, just like grandma.”

Don’t miss this powerful poem from Rachel Wiley, featuring at Button Poetry Live.

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Button Poetry made an app called Button TV! It’s like Netflix for poetry. You can listen to your favorite poets while using other apps!

Download the Button TV app where apps are got. Available for Apple iOS, Android, and Desktop!

Don’t miss out on our next submission period! The 2019 Chapbook Contest starts November 15th, 2019 and ends January 5th, 2020!

Rachel Wiley – “A Green Book For My Niece”

Featuring at Icehouse.

“There will be days you struggle with knowing where you belong. For feeling like you belong everywhere and nowhere at all.”

Don’t miss this great poem from Rachel Wiley, featuring at Icehouse in Minneapolis.

Get your copy of Rachel’s debut book, NOTHING IS OKAY, now available!

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, Desireé Dallagiacomo, & our newest releases from Brenna Twohy & Raych Jackson!

Button Poetry made an app called Button TV! It’s like Netflix for poetry. You can listen to your favorite poets while using other apps!

Download the Button TV app where apps are got. Available for Apple iOS, Android, and Desktop!

Don’t miss out on our next submission period! The 2019 Chapbook Contest starts November 15th, 2019 and ends January 5th, 2020!

Rachel Wiley – “You Ghost Me, I Write Your Eulogy”

Featuring at Icehouse.

“How selfish I was to knit my bones and deprive them of their music.”

Don’t miss this awesome poem from Rachel Wiley, featuring at Icehouse in Minneapolis.

Get your copy of Rachel’s debut book, NOTHING IS OKAY, now available!

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, Desireé Dallagiacomo, & our newest releases from Brenna Twohy & Raych Jackson!

Button Poetry made an app called Button TV! It’s like Netflix for poetry. You can listen to your favorite poets while using other apps!

Download the Button TV app where apps are got. Available for Apple iOS, Android, and Desktop!

Don’t miss out on our next submission period! The 2019 Chapbook Contest starts November 15th, 2019 and ends January 5th, 2020!