POVERTY NA BASTARD | Poetry by Chidiebere Nwokedi

Poverty is not a yoruba man with marks called tribal, Neither is it an hausa man praying to Allah Or...

THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED END | Poetry by Akhir Ali

Imagine. a reality without expectation. One devoid of powers and thus distrust One devoid of implication of layer of wisdom

How To Write Spoken Word Poetry

In this video, Youtuber ClickForTaz explains how to write spoken...

MY SISTER'S BODY | Poetry by Jeremy Karn

Puberty is out and the clocks on the wall are watching how the day flies into graffiti.   Father sings...

TALES OF AN ENDANGERED SPECIE | Poetry by David Adejumo

I must find my way home, to a desolate land wasted and polluted by man and his deforestation I must find...

WHEN LIFE ENDS | Poetry by Pencilman

When a man is visited by death He gives no alert nor date, His visitation comes without information Million homes...

WHAT LOVE IS TO ME | Poetry by Lewis Wamwanda

The fact that we don't talk daily And even rarely meet Or laugh all night long Does not mean I...

SOMEDAY | Poetry by Reagan Mumo

Someday I will be gone, All my memories will be forgone, My body will be sprayed with chemicals, In our...

MONEY | Poetry by Esther Andaye

“I promise to keep my word, Change I will bring, not just by words of mouth but by actions” Two...

Natured Beam | Poetry by Jeenioluwa

Awaked by your graceful gaze, I realized the growth of beauty in me Laughing hard in field grazed Feeling the...

LARGE RESULTS IN A LITTLE | Poetry by Sahaj Sabharwal

Large numbers of rain drops, Results in a little water body . Large quantities of water, Results in a little...

VENAL | Poetry by Thomas Ayomide Lyttletom

Oh! What a failure is the globe - Even when corruption is being probed All nations are being robbed  Justice! Cried...

IF MEN WERE GODS | Poetry by Iviero Judith Stella

If men were gods Witchcraft would be highly sought for Chief priest with doctorate degrees Able God would not shower...

WHAT IS DEPRESSION? | Poetry by Margaret Wairimu Waweru

Depression is waking up early in the morning  Planning to brace yourself with happy memories  But on trying to step...

YOU WILL EXIST IN A FLOWER | Poetry by Jarrod Lacy

To me, you will exist in a flower That is where you will be, May E., until I become a...

HISTORY LIED TO AFRICA | Spoken Word Poetry by Gombilla The Poet

Gombilla takes you on the journey of history takes his audience back tot the roots, when it was colonialism and...

WOMEN | Poetry by Michael Nichol Kamara

They are nieces ‘ girls ‘ sisters ‘ cousins In totality, they are women Women of substance ‘ with strong voice 

MINE WAS NOT LOVE | Poetry by Lewis Wamwanda

The fact that we met and talked The phone calls we made till late nights Laughing till dawn catches up

OGUNU SHAME ON YOU | Poetry by Reskk Andy Brayne

Ogunu! Ogunu!! Ogunu or whatsoever you call yourself How many times have I knocked on the doors of your shameful...

I SUMMON THE GODS | Poetry by Kelly Juuz

Oh gods of my land, Amangwu, I summon you all now' I'm tired of untruthful truths Told by the toads...

I WILL NOT LET AN EXAM RESULT DECIDE MY FATE | Spoken Word Poetry by Suli Breaks

The educational system of the world has consistently been failing us and many parents tend to constantly chase the kids...

KNOCK KNOCK | Spoken Word by Daniel Beaty

Daniel Beaty recounts on his life with a game he used to play with his Dad, KNOCK KNOCK and how this aids...

HOW DOES IT FEEL NOW? | Live Performance by Akua Naru

Wordsmith Akua Naru gives us an exclusive live performance of "Poetry: How Does It Feel Now???". A sensually exquisite, jazzy...

CRY NOT, LITTLE ONE | Poetry by Emmiasky Ojex

Cry not, little one! Your father may have been hit trying to gather bills to pay for your vehicle’s time...

THE RING | Poetry by Mumu Da Poet

Eyes in my pockets, Feet's on my toes, These planets snakes, are hovering in my eyes, Smelling leaves of fear, Rejection...

IF I WERE A POET | Poetry by Ntando Dumani

If I were a poet Maybe I would find expression For these voices nagging me Conversations with phantoms Groping in the...

SALLY CAN'T WAIT | Poetry by Lauren McNamara

The week I spent with saints and victims in a renovated salon Not often you get to see this kind...

MY MONEY HAS BEEN ACTING FUNNY LATELY | Spoken Word by Poetri

My Money has been acting funny lately by Poetri on Def Poetry Have you watched?

The Executioner by Favour | Spoken Word Poetry

“Don’t tell me you want peace when you train me with bombs and guns and ammunition…. Save me, for the...

BLACK | Spoken Word by Arch Angel

Enjoy this spoken word poetry made by Arch Angel on YouTube Post originally appeared...

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