I Perform Slam Poetry

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    Not So Often, But I Love It.

    I really enjoy slam poetry. I especially enjoy the compliments that come when I've finally written a decent poem (which is not very often). I'm a slow writer, and slow to memorize, so I do not perform often. When I do I shake so severely I'm afraid I'll fall down. But I do...
    utuku utuku
    Jan 13, 2010

    Poetry In Public

    I perform slam poetry.  That means I get up on a mic, creatively read (mostly I memorize) my own poetry, and then let random people from the audience judge my performance.  I'm given a score based on the judges (think of the Olympics, 1-10), then either...
    Babeifer Babeifer
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2009

    I performed yesterday at an official slam

    competition & made it to the Top 10 poets! Now I'm advancing towards the Finals!
    pearlishx pearlishx
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2015
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