In Celebration of National Poetry Month, I'll be posting videos of spoken word performances from across the DC area. If you are interested in seeing more videos, feel free to subscribe to the Crochet Kingpin Youtube Channel. Today: Gayle Danley shares "Just Like You"
It’s finally upon us! Nintendo has prepared its next system for market and it’s “switching” up the game. The Nintendo Switch is a hybrid system, seemingly mixing the best of their handheld and portable gaming departments. Games are inserted into the tablet-like device which can be played on the go. When at home, place the … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Hands-On Impressions
I LOVE MY SON! I LOVE VIDEO GAMES! I LOVE PLAYING VIDEO GAMES WITH MY SON! That's the basis behind the video game series that my son and I created. Daddy Dare Game Time is a window into the silly world Dare and I live in. I try to share life lessons while playing Mario. … Continue reading Daddy Dare Game Time 1 – Super Mario Maker
This is a collection of the poems I've performed at La-Ti-Do. What is "La-Ti-Do" you ask? Curated and hosted by Don Michael Mendoza and Regie Cabico, La-Ti-Do made its debut to a full house in Washington, DC on January 23, 2012 at The Black Fox Lounge in Dupont Circle and since then, it has become … Continue reading Dwayne Does La-Ti-Do!
Video from a few years ago. I performed at the first "Fighting Cancer With Poetry" event at Busboys and Poets. Since then, the series has taken off and will soon be starting a workshop series for giving people affected by cancer and opportunity to have their voice heard.
I had the pleasure of working with New America to record 2 poems and have animated videos created to promote their cause. The video here is of the first recording session where I perform the full version of the poem. It would later be cut and edited for a shortened edition. To see the final … Continue reading #Videos – BTS – Moment2Movement Recording Session
Dwayne B (Dwayne Lawson-Brown if you classy, Crochet Kingpin if ya nasty, #thatpoetryhost if you don't know his name) shares his poem "Recap" and covers the spit dat rules. For more info on the event, Click Here!
#Infinigrind Emcee Motorcycle Jesus is a regular at @SpitDatDC open mic. Watch him perform "Holy Hexagon" Holy Hexagon By: Motorcycle Jesus (Xzentrick James) Video By: Luna The Poet Recorded Live at SpitDatDC
Luna The Poet isn't just a Poet. She's a mother, chef, painter, photographer, videographer, day care provider, excellent hugger, and better crocheter that me. (i won't admit that about many people, so take that seriously) This video is from a few years back, but the piece is so powerful, well... it stands the test … Continue reading Luna Performing “Time” at Spit Dat!
As promised, 2 #infinigrind videos this Friday! This one is from longtime member of the fam Droopy the Brokeballer! This is the visual for "Broke Boy" Droopy's response to Kendrick Lamar claiming the crown as "King of New York". Peep the bars, hit him up, and stay real!