Morgynne Tora & Hakeem Furious – “Goodwill Hunting”

2018 Button Poetry Video Contest.

“We get dressed in the mornings and become architects, and I got different homes for different bodies.”

Don’t miss this awesome poem from Morgynne Tora & Hakeem Furious, a selection from the 2018 Button Poetry Video Contest!

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Shane Hawley – “Wile E. Coyote”

Featuring at Icehouse.

“It is the curse of an addict to chase the thing that destroys you.”

Don’t miss this fan-favorite poem from Shane Hawley, featuring at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN.

Grab your copy of Shane’s hilarious book, ABC DEATH, now available!

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Dave Harris – “Turbulence”

Featuring at Honey.

“The people I love say I leave and make them feel so far away. I didn’t mean to do that.”

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

Dave’s debut book, PATRICIDE, is now available to order!

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Best of Button Week 215

“Our bodies remember what our senses forget.”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Emi Mahmoud, Buddy Wakefield, Kofie Dadzie, & Blythe Baird! Congrats Poets!

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Ollie Schminkey – “My Dad is Dead…”

Performing at Amsterdam Bar & Hall.

“I stand in the middle of a field and pretend to pray, I chicken out halfway to belief.”

Don’t miss this incredible poem from Ollie Schminkey, performing at Amsterdam Bar & Hall in St. Paul, MN.

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Sophie Priceman – “How Teenage Girls Are Like Poetry” (100K Views!)

“Like good poems, teenage girls are sharp. Our wit cuts deeply like the scissors we use to cut crop tops out of everything and anything.”

Congratulations to Sophie Priceman for topping 100,000 views on this powerful poem! Watch more videos from the Get Lit Classic Slam here!



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Desireé Dallagiacomo – “The Small, Breakable Nature of Gods”

Featuring at Icehouse.

“I do not know what children with fathers dream about, what they long for if not for someone with their same face to tuck them in at night. What do they think of with all that time on their hands?”

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

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

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Best of Button Week 214

“My religion makes my breath smell too much like gunpowder.”

Don’t miss this week’s Best of Button playlist, featuring the top-viewed recent videos on the Button YouTube Channel. Today’s additions: Isha Camara, Andrea Gibson, Shane Hawley, Ry Irene! Congrats Poets!

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