Home > General > Slam poetry – of the inspirational type!

Slam poetry – of the inspirational type!

I never though poetry reading would be fun, even less inspirational. Well, Taylor Mali entered my browser to disprove me 😉 I was amazed at his skill — not only to come up with the poems, but at his passion in the way he delivers them. I warmly recommend you a dose of slam poetry — it’ll make your day (or night) beautiful.

I definitely recommend What Teachers Make because of the power of delivery and inspirational message, but I also loved The The Impotence of Proofreading, Reading Allowed, Totally like whatever, you know? and For The Life of Me.

Maybe listening to Mali will inspire you next time you go to your local bookstore or library to try poetry instead!

Update (Jan 31): In the “live what you preach” spirit I visited a bookstore yesterday and got myself a book of poetry from Thomas Hardy!

Categories: General Tags:
  1. October 20, 2010 at 4:29 pm

    Thanks Kima for introducing me to this guy!! I like all the videos!! 😀

  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: