We’re back with another poetry open mic – with a feature from the wonderful TaneshaNicole Poetry! All poets will have 3 minutes to share their poetry. We’ll see you all at 7pm on June 4th for Slamlandia Poetry Open Mic.
Tonight’s featured poet is Bella. Bella is a Southern California grown writer who resides in Portland, Oregon. She is the 2019 Portland Poetry Grand Slam Champion, and has performed at various events such as the WeMake Disrupt Conference, Invisible Spectrums and Intersect Fest. Her poem Joy will be featured in Black Arts Tables Anthology set to release in spring 2020. Bella’s poetry centers around her experiences being a woman of color, her eating disorder, abusive relationships, and the hope between it all. Side Effects of Remembering the Little Things is her debut book with Lightship Press. Find more about Bella at bellapoetry.com.