Slam for Oklahoma


By now, you’ve heard that on May 20, 2013 an intense tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma and killed dozens of people. Even if you weren't directly impacted by this tragedy, it is understandable to feel a personal connection. Stand in solidarity with the victims, friends, and families by doing what you love--writing poetry.

We’ve created this slam so you can share your response to this event. Tragedies can be difficult to process, but by posting a poem for this slam you can express yourself by letting the people impacted by this tragedy know that you stand with them.

Partner Twitter: 
@powerpoetry

Submissions

WARNING! Some poems contain explicit language.
The early bird chirps, An orange and yellow sun rose, It is a new day.
6 months 3 weeks ago
Well,
7 months 1 week ago
my soul s free free as can be my laughter is sweet  my heart is neat all of our sould are ment to be
1 year 3 days ago
Love is like a war, and I am shipwrecked on its shore.
1 year 2 weeks ago
As a child I knew life wasn’t perfect,   had to survive most day 
1 year 4 months ago