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spoken word

Poetry

Open Letter by WanaWana Featuring Titilope

  It has been over a year since i started working on my sophomore poetry album and i have to admit, it hasn’t been easy but more importantly i am happy with the results so far. The album will be titled “In memory of forgetting” as when i started recording a lot of the poems, […]

Poetry, Video, Videos

Words and Inspirations Features Titilope Sonuga

  Titilope Sonuga just concluded her poetry show at the Muson centre to thundering applause. In this episode of Words and Inspirations, the Intel she will connect ambassador shares with us the title piece ‘Becoming’ which has got many young women on social media quoting stanza’s and chiming along every time she performs.

Poetry, Video, Videos

Words And Inspirations features Lebo Mashile

  Something i have found interesting is how people connect and engage with art. I have always loved how we can peel off the layers to find the motivations to many beautiful works of art. This is why i started recording the series Words and Inspirations. I have finally gotten round to recording a new […]

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Poetry Please;Titilope Sonuga’s Hide and Seek

  When it comes to poetry envy, after Warsanshire, it has to be Titilope Sonuga. Her words are so vivid you feel like you can taste them. Titi’s latest offering are a compendium on her thoughts on the terrorist bombings that have been going on in  Nigeria and of course the case of the two […]

Video, Videos

Words and Inspirations;Not for sale

  So i finally recorded a few more videos for the ‘Words and Inspirations’ series. It is five videos in total so please subscribe to my channel and feel free to share. It is www.youtube.com/misswanawana Not for sale is an ode to love. I wanted to do something that wasn’t typically dark and torturous. I […]

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Words and Inspirations

  So we celebrated International women’s day over the weekend, sure you can only imagine all the activities that happened. A couple of weeks ago though, i decided to record a few of my poems in the form of a series of web videos titled Words and Inspirations. I just wanted to give some context […]

Videos

Not for sale

So here is one of the poems off my spoken word audio project ‘Dirty Laundry‘. The poem is called Not for sale.  I tell everyone that i am super ’emosh’  so the poem happens to be an ode to someone i fell in love with and with whom i shared remarkable experiences. By the way […]