TODAY! Rayceen’s Reading Room is an absolute dream. A gathering of authors from the DC area sharing their works in […]
Dwayne B! The Crochet KingpinDwayne Lawson-Brown aka the “Crochet Kingpin” is a homegrown DC native poet, activist, break-dancer, and fashion designer. Dwayne has been known to write a pretty good haiku in his day which led his receiving the Best Haiku Award at the 2011 National Underground Spoken-Word Poetry Awards (NUSPA). His work to increase HIV awareness through spoken-word garnered recognition from the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, BBCAmerica, The Discovery Channel, and The Washington Post. Ultimately Dwayne's goal is to force audiences to feel. He tends to meet goals. When not documenting his life through poetic meter, Dwayne can be found on the metro making scarves and hats, or singing karaoke.
There are times when I’m lonely
And all I want is someone to brush against me
To feel contact on bare skin.
How D.C.’s historic Columbia Hospital for Women became a Trader Joe’s, expensive condos – The Washington Post
I replied to a tweet that a reporter friend shot into the universe. I didn’t realize what was happening in […]
Between the Stitches: What is “Summall”?
So I’m on the SouthSide Circulator listening to music on this fine summer/fall day. Actually, I don’t have a word […]
Karaoke With The Kingpin – July Recap
I host karaoke at Busboys and Poets Anacostia! Above is a video recap of the first night! If you would […]
Karaoke With The Kingpin – June Recap
I have dreamed of hosting a karaoke night for a very long time. I’ve written poems about karaoke attended various […]
Daddy Dare Online Together
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Marquis Wright Lee – Live From Spit Dat
Daddy Dare Ultimate Battle
Darius and I Taking L’s Once Again… Me More Than Him. lol
Between The Stitches – November 2018
I’m compelled to post because it’s been over half a year since I’ve posted. I’m moved to tell you all […]