How This Works ...

  • View. Click on the categories above to view poems that people have submitted. 
  • Vote. Click the Facebook "Like" button to vote for your favorites. 
  • Submit.  Send a poem of your own to be posted into the category of your choice. 


Johnny's Picks (Short List)

The following are a few of my favorite slam poetry and spoken word performances, hand selected from my travels across the Internets. These were not submitted poems; they are hand-picked models of excellence. 


Fatherless (Propaganda)


When I Became A Man  (Phillip K. Allen)


What Teachers Make (Taylor Mali)