I Believe…

Credo Poems- We stared this school year looking at identity, telling the stories of our lives and writing poems that reflect who we are. Credo poems are another form of identity catchers, it allows us to tell the world what we believe and what beliefs and values make us who we are. Post your Credo…

Brave New Words

This weekend, while I perused Youtube looking for some more great spoken word poems to share with you, I came across two sites that I believe will be useful in your crafting and performing your poems. How to Get Started with Spoken Word Standards in Spoken Word Tips from Spoken Word poet Ami Mattison: “As…

The Wonder of Spoken Word

“It’s not just the adage ‘write what you know,’ it’s about gathering up all of the knowledge and experience you’ve collected up to now to help you dive into the things you don’t know.” -Sarah Kay We have been dabbling in our writing of spoken word poetry. One of our favorite poets is Sarah Kay….