As part of our Pride season, we will be showcasing a selection of poems from previous Poetry Slam finalists, around LGBTQIA+ themes. See the full list of Pride activity this month here.
Sarah McCreadie at Roundhouse Poetry Slam Final 2017

I’ve been waiting my whole life for you.


Tanaka Fuego at Roundhouse Poetry Slam final 2019

I’m neither boy nor girl. I’m the perfect imperfect manifestation of boy meets world.


Katie Greenall at Roundhouse Poetry Slam final 2018

Today this hollow-hearted city is ours.


Reece Lyons ar Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2018

I am a woman and I have a penis.


Chloe Florence at Roundhouse Poetry Slam Final 2018

My sexuality should not have been a defence mechanism.


Chris White at Roundhouse Poetry Slam Final 2019

“This is something that we live with
This is something that we die with
It isn’t something that we die of
Anymore”