What the poetry community has done over the years, is say: we’re here and we’re coming for every damn thing. The Word N Sound Awards is our way of saying: we salute you.
“I totally come out of my shell to a certain extent. Guys I’m stripping, I’m playing on stage, I’m really having fun!”
To celebrate World Poetry Day this year, we asked the #WNSFam to help us build a list of South African Poets the world should know. Lets keep the list growing, add your favourite poets in the comment section below.
‘your uncle is a hatcheti buried in my crotch on purpose.’ -Ashley Makue This is one of the lines from an anthology of poems entitled I know how to fix […]
My ultimate form is eternal serenity with my art. Being at a point where I can embody each and every letter in every word in every single poem, like water.
At the 6th Annual Word N Sound International Festival, we held the Poetry League finale. After three nail-biting rounds, we crowned B-Lyrical, Queen of the Mic for 2016. We had […]
What a year it’s been! We’ve come to expect nothing short of fire on our stage, and boy, did we get it! Episode 8 of this season had everything from […]