Valin Paige – “A Poem in Which the Word ‘Alcohol’ Is Replaced by ‘Survival” (Button Live)

Performing at Button Poetry Live.

“Survival: verb. To refuse help, to live day in and day out in a haze.”

Don’t miss this stunning poem from Valin Paige, performing at Button Poetry Live.

While you’re here, head over to the Button store to check out our books and merch, Hanif Abdurraqib, Donte Collins, Melissa Lozada-Oliva, Rachel Wiley, Neil Hilborn, & our newest release from Phil Kaye!