As seen on Button Poetry

Watch as Talicha J. performs "How Best to Say Body" at the National Poetry Slam in Decatur, GA. This video was chosen among many other greats by Button Poetry during their first ever video contest, though not as a winner or runner up. They simply saw something special in this performance and opted to share. This video has been selected for Best of Button more than once in it's short run. Join over 16,000 others in witnessing Talicha J. spill her truth. 

Talicha J. is the author of Falling in Love with Picking Myself up. She was a member of the Art Amok Slam Team in 2016 (currently ranked 6th in the Nation). Johnson has also competed at the Women of the World Poetry Slam and the Individual World Poetry Slam. Her work revolves heavily around body image, sexuality, racism, sexual violence, victim blaming/shaming, and most importantly it centers on self-awareness. Johnson is a nationally touring poet.


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