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Being Different Poetry Slam 2019 Poems

In the 2019, the Being Different Poetry Slam event consisted of an intergenerational selection of LGBTI members, who shared their authentic experiences through poetry and interactive discussion.

The poems aimed to elicit intimate insights on the richness, joys and challenges encountered in the lived-experience of Being Different. 

Please click the links below to view the poems.

Being Me by Stephanie

Blurring the difference by Emily Vonderwall

Gollamari River by Gloria Sarker

Ibrahim by David

Letter to Nondini by Gloria Sarker

Robyn’s Poem

Run by Vanessa Bryson

She Knew by Heather Stokes

The Painted Lady by Vanessa Bryson

The Relax Groove by Logan Bold

To complete in a world that undoes all things by Jack Jablonski

Who Says by Ray Tyndales