"WRITE YOUR PIECE"

 

Workshops

Dynamic hip hop/spoken word centered writing experiences facilitated by talented rappers, poets and visual artists. Tap into your spirit and learn how to hone your narrative into the agency to manifest healing and new realities. 

Residencies

Rigorous curriculum and instruction paired with innovative techniques to produce mind blowing  results at your institution.

Professional Development

Learn how to engage your students through art. Learn how to honor their stories in curriculum. Build a community of resources to combat inherent trauma in the classroom.

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"SPEAK YOUR PIECE"

Break The Mic! Open Mic & Poetry Slam Series

Perform your work and enjoy the work of  others. We build community by hosting free speech open mics and slams, centered on youth voice and available to the public.  Find out how to register for the next  event!

"LIVE YOUR PIECE"

Internships

Get involved in our  high-school and College internships! Learn how to hold space for youth and marginalized voices. Become an agent of change. Develop your skills as an artist, activist, organizer and/or leader. Build community and become a mentor.

Community Partners

Wanna get involved? When we show up for each other we become the poet. Find out how  you can judge our competitions,  help as event staff and/or share any of your talents with our community.  Get in contact with us, we would love to call you family.

Teaching Artist/ Mental Health Professionals

Learn how to join our incredible team.

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“My drifting ship,

I still believe in anchors. My heart. I still believe in God.”

-Shannon Leigh

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