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Thomas Fucaloro's latest book is out now by three rooms press called "It Starts From the Belly and Blooms." He is a founding editor for Great Weather for Media and editor for staten island's new literary magazine NYSAI. He teaches poetry workshops at the NEON Bronx Probation Center, Writopia Lab, The Acorn Youth Treatment Center and the Staten Island LGBTQ Community Center. He just received his MFA in creative writing from the New School. He has a new chapbook coming out soon through Tired Hearts Press called "Mistakes Disguised as Stars".
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Laura Brown-Lavoie is a spoken word poet from Providence, Rhode Island. A newcomer to the national slam scene, she was the 2011 Providence Grand Slam Champion and had the opportunity to perform on Finals stage at the National... more

Muggs Fogarty was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island and has been a long time member of the Providence Poetry Slam staff, one of the longest-running slams in the country. Performing and writing from a young age, Muggs has... more

Beau Sia is a Tony Award winning poet and world-renowned performer, featured on all 6 seasons of Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry and the winner of two National Poetry Slam championships. He is the author of the poetry books A... more

Ryler Dustin grew up in Bellingham, Washington, where he met the friends who introduced him to poetry and continue to inspire him. A finalist of both the Ruth Lilly Prize and the Individual World Poetry Slam, his work bridges the gaps... more

LYNNE PROCOPE is a Cave Canem fellow and a former National Poetry Slam Team champion whose work is widely published. She is co-founder and editor of Union Station Magazine and director of the louderARTS Project.

Ken Arkind is an American National Poetry Slam Champion, Tedx Speaker, Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam Champion and published author who has performed his work in 49 States, 6 countries and at over 150 colleges and... more

Marty McConnell lives in Chicago, Illinois where she works as a fundraiser for a youth and family center. She received her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College, and her work has recently appeared in Triquarterly, Gulf Coast, Indiana... more

Kai Coggin is a full-time poet and freelance writer born in Bangkok, Thailand, raised in Southwest Houston, and currently a blip in the 3 million acre Ouachita National Forest in Hot Springs, AR. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Poetry and... more

Regular Fill-in Host Ryk McIntyre interviews the talented Tongo Eisen-Martin 1pm EST, (Noon Central, 11am MTN & 10am PST) Originally from San Francisco,Tongo Eisen-Martin is a movement worker who has organized... more

Danny Solis has been writing poetry since the age of five. Solis has won multiple poetry slam championships on the local, regional, national and international levels. Over the years Solis has performed and taught poetry to and for all kinds of... more