Maxine Skuba reads her poem, "After You Left."

Janeal Ravndal reads her sonnet "In Response to Terrorism."

Janeal Ravndal reads Maureen Fry's poem, "Dusk."

Elizabeth Schmidt reads her poem, "Just Something I Was Saying."

Cathy Essinger reads her poem, "Of Course."

Aimee Noel reads her poem, "Bedtime."

Conrad Balliet reads Robert Paschell's poem, "Stormy Sunlit Afternoon."

Dayton Poetry Slam has a long history in the Miami Valley and continues to provide regular slams and open mics for spoken word artists.  Local poets Link, Johnathon and Prophessor X joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the studio to talk about the slam as well as share some poetry live on the air.

Dayton Poetry Slam's next event is a slam on Sunday, March 20th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

Lori Gravley reads Haiku by Anna Cates.

Conrad Balliet reads Ed Davis' poem, "Crows."