In conversation with: Ayu Meutia

So happy to have Indonesian poet, Ayu Meutia in Mumbai. She will be performing on the 8th of July at the WTS Open Mic. We asked her a few questions about her poetry journey and her inspirations. What does poetry mean to you?  Poetry for me means self-expression, growth and honesty. I think poetry has…

In conversation with: Xabiso Vili

We’re super excited to have Xabiso in Bombay and featuring at our next WTS open mic on 27th May. We asked him a few questions.. What does poetry mean to you?  I was an awkward kid growing up. All this charm and charisma was hidden beneath fear after fear and then insecurity. I spent all my…

Why workshop poetry you ask?

Being introduced to performance poetry in August 2015, I was blown away, to say the least. I came to realize that Performance Poetry is fairly different from Page Poetry – it is more interactive, more conversational. Not many people know about Performance Poetry and hence it’s important to have people getting other people into this art form and a workshop…