Hello amigos! So last week was the top ten poems I love to read/watch because I love poetry however I never got to cover all of my favorites so today I’m doing a part two* because these people authors are extraordinary people; you should definitely hear what they have to say. Again, the list is in no specific order. I hope you enjoy:
1) Shots Fired – Zariya Allen, Rhiannon McGavin, Kyland Turner, Walter Finney
2) Black College – Tolu Obiwole and Ashia Ajani
3) Mixed, Not Exotic – Sarah O’ Neal
4) Parentheses – Harvard University
5) Apocalypse – Ela Banerjee, Amanda Baker, Jimmy Dunn, and Brandon Melendez
6) A Response to “Orange Is The New Black” – Rhiannon McGavin, Belissa Escolendo, Zariya Allen
7) (Name Unknown) – Rhiannon McGavin
8) Somewhere In America – Rhiannon McGavin, Belissa Escolendo, Zariya Allen
9) How To Cure a Feminist – Kait Rokowski
10) Another Rape Poem – Brenna Twohy
So that’s it for today! I hope you guys enjoyed this and hopefully will read or watch the poems online if they’re slam poems. Questions though: have you read or watched any of these before or have you read/watched poems of the same author(s)? Did you like them if so? Let me know in the comments below! I really want to know your thoughts and ideas! Ok, well that’s it. Thanks, have a great day/night and tata for now!
*These poems are slam spoken word poems that can be read/watched online.