The most immediately striking thing about an evening of spoken word is the almost tangible electricity in the air. No one is quite sure what to expect because every act differs in tone, delivery, style and content which turns the evening into a mad up and down trajectory of individuals pouring their hearts and minds into a microphone for an appreciative audience.
DEANNA ROGERS - 22 Now Deanna is the Farrago UK poetry slam champion Read Deanna's original article SALLY JENKINSON - Lullaby
For one reason or other, lately I've been having the same conversation: do poets really care about slams?
Adam Kammerling is the 2012 Hammer and Tongue National Slam Poet Championship. “I was originally drawn to spoken word by