2017 Button Poetry Video Contest.
“He knows how to love because he is loved. I pray every child could be as lucky.”
Don’t miss this remarkable poem by Asia Samson, featured contestant in the 2017 Button Poetry Video Contest!
Check out our 2018 Video Contest, Open NOW – August 31st 2018! Submit Here!
While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including books by Donte Collins, Sabrina Benaim, Melissa Lozada-Oliva, Rudy Francisco, & our newest release from Neil Hilborn!
2016 Button Poetry Video Contest.
“My only job is to love you.”
Don’t miss this remarkable poem from Asia Samson, Runner-Up in the 2016 Button Poetry Video Contest. Come to Minneapolis, MN, June 2-3 for the 2017 Rustbelt Poetry Festival, hosted by Button Poetry! Tickets are now available!
While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out all our books and merch, including books by Neil Hilborn, Danez Smith, Hanif Abdurraqib, Jacqui Germain, Sam Sax, our newest release from Olivia Gatwood & more.
“I want to love you like the 90s, back when we made
book covers out of paper bags.”
Congratulations to Asia on topping 100,000 views on this great poem. Check out more from Asia here and here.
And while you’re here, make sure to check out our other books and merch as well, including our awesome t-shirts and poster and new books by Jacqui Germain, Hanif Abdurraqib, and Aaron Coleman!
Performing at Southern Fried
“Make me as I already am, because nothing
has ever been more beautiful.”
Don’t miss this great poem from Asia Samson, performing during the 2016 Southern Fried Poetry Slam in Greensboro, NC. Check out more of Asia’s work here and here.
While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, including Button t-shirts in both female and unisex cuts, and books and more by many of your favorite Button artists.