Congratulations to Hakim for winning first place and Juanita J. Martin for winning second place at the Vallejo Poetry Slam held October 26, 2019 in the Joseph Room at Vallejo’s John F. Kennedy Library.

Hakim and Juanita

Thank you to everyone who competed.

Thank you to Provisions for donating a $50 gift card as a prize.

The event was hosted by Jeremy Snyder, the host of Poetry by the Bay.

Jeremy Snyder

Judges were Carmen White, Keith Thompson, and D.L. Lang.

Carmen White, Keith Thompson, D.L. Lang