For the past year, over 100 poets have competed at Write About Now Poetry in poetry slams and through our intricate points system we have narrowed those 100+ poets down to the top 16.
Nyne the Poet
This is a closed list.
A poetry slam is a competitive event in which poets perform their work and are judged by members of the audience. Typically, the host or another organizer selects the judges, who are instructed to give numerical scores (on a zero to 10 or one to 10 scale) based on the poets' content and performance. The high score and the low score are dropped and the rest are added to give the poet their score for that round. The scores are added across the rounds and a final score it tallied and the top 5 poets will advance to finals for a chance to represent Write About Now and Houston, Texas at the 2018 National Poetry Slam in Chicago, Illinois. 2 Rounds.
This Semifinal will feature is Chibbi, who will go on around 9:40 PM.
Chibbi is a Mexican-born, Texas bred poet, actor, and makeup artist. He is the founder of Laredo BorderSlam, and helped start and grow Write About Now. He has self-published 2 books, and has been featured by OutSmart Magazine, We are mitu and George Takei. Most recently he was the 2017 San Antonio Slam Champion that team took 3rd place in Group Piece Finals at the National Poetry Slam.
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Seating as available. First Come First Serve. Then it's standing room only.
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