Poetry

  • Poetry From Lucy Web­ster Decem­ber 12, 2014 Lucy WebsterThis week we fea­ture poetry from eight­een year old stu­dent and act­iv­ist Lucy Web­ster, an excit­ing new voice in the poetry com­munity. … Read more
  • In memory of Gil Scott-Her­on Decem­ber 11, 2014 gil_scott_heronOne of the most import­ant pro­gen­it­ors of rap music, Gil Scott-Heron’s aggress­ive, no-non­sense street poetry inspired a legion of intel­li­gent rap­pers while … Read more
  • Poetry + Video: Joelle Taylor … Decem­ber 8, 2014 joelle taylor  CRYS­TAL KISSES Girls at the top Of ivory tower blocks Cut Your hair. Your bandana Pimp Charm­ing will not save you He has already betrayed you; He is not climb­ing but … Read more
  • Inter­view With @ZenaEdwards Th… Decem­ber 5, 2014 Zena+Edwards+Zena_EdwardsQ. Why and how did you come to the choice to express your ideas and thoughts through writ­ing, poetry and singing? We … Read more
  • Poetry: ‘Recipe For Being A Wo… Decem­ber 3, 2014 RWQRecipe for Being a Woman    You will need: The required sexu­al organs: see page 3 of the accom­pa­ny­ing beau­ty manu­al for details A slender, yet shapely form: … Read more
  • Poetry: Med­it­a­tions (Men­tal Re… Decem­ber 1, 2014 meditation- I AM HIP HOPMed­it­a­tions (Men­tal Relax­a­tion)  In the mid­st of your med­it­a­tion expect rev­el­a­tion, when you fin­ish con­tem­pla­tion know self- real­isa­tion, Visu­al­ise your­self and your kids as the … Read more
  • Poetry: ‘Amid The Buzz Of The … Novem­ber 30, 2014 amidAmid the buzz of the train tracks… Amid the buzz of the train tracks, The chat­ter of for­eign maids, Both on the lanes of Old Town And in … Read more
  • Young Poet Toby Thompson’s Tra… Septem­ber 11, 2014 toby220 year old Spoken word artist and rap­per Toby Thompson is an emer­ging artist. Its with such a fear­less deliv­ery and lyr­ic­al … Read more
  • Why I Hate School But Love Edu… April 24, 2013 Suli Breaks  Why I Hate School But Love Edu­ca­tion — Lyr­ics So you want to get a degree, why? Let me tell you what soci­ety … Read more