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Lacey Roop - “For Billy” (WoWPS 2014)

"Crack the glowsticks in your halo. Burn so beautiful that if the sun ever looked at you he’d go blind."

Performing during prelims at the 2014 Women of the World Poetry Slam.

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buttonpoetry:

Hieu Minh Nguyen - “Southbound”

"When the man outside my apartment pinned me to the sidewalk like a moth between the glass, I was impressed that race had nothing to do with it."

Performing at the November 2013 Soap Boxing Poetry Slam.

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