For those located near me in the Tweed region, NSW, here’s your chance to join the most comprehensive poetry course I’ve created yet.
SlamCraft starts 26 Oct 2019! A unique course in writing and performing powerful poetry.
My top 5 tips to time your slam poem to the second.
Do time limits restrict creative expression or enhance your writing craft?
The concept of ‘flow’ is important for spoken-word poetry. Here I discuss 3 aspects of flow and how you can invite it into your writing practice.
This post explores the relationship of spoken-word poetry to truth-telling, and how we can be authentic and purposeful with our words.
For the first time in NSW, ‘performance poetry’ is now part of the English syllabus. Two poets have been listed… Read more A turning point for spoken-word poetry in schools
How do I memorize my poems? Here are a few tips.
You have to celebrate the victories, right? Well, I spent a couple of months earlier this year sending out various… Read more Celebrating Storyfest: a 3-day festival of spoken-word
Where is slam poetry positioned in relation to other literary forms and movements? Spoken-word deserves a legitimate place alongside other contemporary movements, if not merely for its popularity, then for its fascinating combination of the ancient with the avant-garde.