Hey There All!!! If you are following this blog, then you probably know that I am a writer. I've been sharing my poetry publicly for nearly 15 of my 34 years of life, and I'm finally ready to release a book. So I don't have the money myself to publish, so I've made pre-orders available … Continue reading Pre-Order’s for My Book Are Live!
Join Studio Gallery for another Studio Saturday featuring poet Dwayne Lawson-Brown and musician Rivers Wilder Green! About the performers.... Dwayne B! aka the “Crochet Kingpin” is a homegrown DC native poet, activist, break-dancer, and fashion designer. He is one of the hosts of DC’s longest running open mic series, Spit Dat, as well as a … Continue reading Studio Saturday: Live Music & Poetry
For the lovers of words--those who want to hear the raw truth that lies in between every lyric and spoken word verse—this show is for you! Join us for this mellow evening of acoustic sounds and poetry headlined by the wonderfully talented Elle D. Koon. Elle is releasing her book of poetry and prose entitled … Continue reading Waves: A Poetry & Acoustic Showcase
I am a hopeless romantic. I love the idea of "love", though I often am unsure of it's plausibility. I've been on a personal journey redefining and unlearning the "Disney" idea of love for some years and processing my concept of romantic and personal love each day. I find this important to state as I … Continue reading Book Review – “N Search of H.E.R.” By H.J. Lee Bennett, III a.k.a. Lee The Poet
New Year, New You! It’s cliché, but that’s what happening here at Crochet Kingpin Designs. Welcome to the website relaunch. There are a few new things beyond the cosmetic redesign of the page. Sexy, Geeky, Poetic, Handmade – Those themes are what makes Crochet Kingpin Designs so fun! We are fully embracing the spirit of … Continue reading The “New” CrochetKingpin.com
The video is live. Check out the first collaboration between New America and I. Be sure to follow the #Moment2Movement tag as well as @NewAmerica on twitter.
I didn't post an #infinigrind friday. So you will get 2 this week, 1 Featuring Fleetwood Deville, One Featuring Droopy the BrokeBaller. I didn't post poetry! So I'm posting three poems tomorrow. I didn't the crochet projects I've been working on! So if you check CrochetKingpin.Bigcartel.com you will see the new pieces, and they … Continue reading Things that didn’t happen last week because my computer charger was damaged…
Hey y'all! Couple of updates from the phone 'cause I'm on the move but y'all should probably know some stuff! First: this Sunday, join me at busboys and poets 5k (corner of 5th and K st NW) at 8pm for a poetry concert. Jonathan B Tucker, Holly Bass, G Yamazawa, Sarah Lawson, and Myself will … Continue reading Updates From The Phone!
You know what sucks.... when your laptop that you edit all of you videos and photos gets a virus... yep. That happened. So I'm gonna be getting it back soon hopefully. But if I don't, I'll be adding all the content I've missed. In the meantime... This is my life.
Droopy the BrokeBaller and Dwayne B. the Crochet Kingpin present the legendary “Spit Dat” weekly open mic event! Thursday nights, 8:30pm to 11:30pm at the Emergence Community Arts Collective (733 Euclid Street NW, Washington, DC, near Banneker High School and Howard University School of Business). Only $1 cover charge!* Spit Dat is one of the longest running open … Continue reading News: Poetry’z Child Features at Spit Dat!