fuck yeah slam poems

Poetry Slam, Spoken Word and other writer type stuff

wonderdave:

Christina Perez does her hilarious poem about breast feeding at ¿Donde Esta Mi Gente? 

"Because cow milk is for baby cows and people milk is

For the people!”

queenofthebuffet asked: There is a poem performed by four black teens where each performer is a different perspective on a situation in which a young kid is killed because he is mistaken for his older brother. I forget the name but I am trying to find it. Help?

I’m not sure :-(  Any of our followers have an answer? 

wonderdave:

Quote reads "I hope that in the future white women will put my face on tshirts and make money with them cause I like capitalism, it’s like not even that bad y’all" -Famous Inspirational Quote that Frida Kahlo did not say. 
Baruch Porras Hernandez has been killing it on facebook with his Frida posts and now he’s turned one into a meme.
He’s posted more of these on his blog http://baruchporrashernandez.wordpress.com/

wonderdave:

Quote reads "I hope that in the future white women will put my face on tshirts and make money with them cause I like capitalism, it’s like not even that bad y’all" -Famous Inspirational Quote that Frida Kahlo did not say. 

Baruch Porras Hernandez has been killing it on facebook with his Frida posts and now he’s turned one into a meme.

He’s posted more of these on his blog http://baruchporrashernandez.wordpress.com/

wonderdave:

Marisela Treviño Orta performs “Bilingual Dreams” at ¿Donde Esta Mi Gente? 

"I was intimidated by my own last name by the R that must roll quickly into a percussive T. It came out of my young mouth inadequate and deluded."

wonderdave:

Lito Sandoval reads his prose at ¿Donde Esta Mi Gente? 

"Paul stood small, liked fashion but was never fashionable."

wonderdave:

Christina Perez “La Llorona” at ¿Donde Esta Mi Gente? the Bay Area Latino Poetry and Spoken Word festival. Christina is the co-host of the Latin@ open mic at NPS this year.

"I merengue through guardian angels arms

and like revenge

I don’t lose”