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.
As a child I knew life wasn’t perfect,   had to survive most day 
3 days 13 hours ago
a new poem
1 month 2 weeks ago
I hate roses!  I do not hate plants and I think that flowers are pretty with their shades of color.  Roses are symbolic of new spring, ne
3 months 1 week ago
Flowers are not only decorations, but they are also enchanting  gifts that grow from earth, they bring happiness to
9 months 3 days ago
10 months 2 weeks ago