A love poem for lonely prime numbers lots of scrabbles and. Sep 19, 2017 it was an absolute delight to interview harry, one of the most popular contemporary poets you can even listen to with your math teacher. Despite having the individual names harry and chris for our whole lives and playing together for over ten years, it was only a few years ago when we thought of the collective name harry and chris and became the nations favourite comedyrapjazz duo. The sunshine kid by harry baker poems, both yours and mine. Its the way you send spines down my spine like a stegosaurus or just like dinosaurs no one cares what came before us cause i got a love so big it cannot be. He was the first slam poet that really make me look at the style of slam. Fergus morgan harry baker, poetry slam champion of the world. Allusion dont list the dinosaur names rhyme effective repetition simile metaphor. British poet harry baker reciting dinosaur love, a poem about love and dinosaurs. The lovely other dinosaur melted the dinosaurs cage with kind words and loving thoughts.
The homepage of marc smith who is credited with reinventing slam poetry competitions in the 80s. The homepage of harry baker, the sunshine kid, world slam poetry champion, maths graduate, fulltime poet. He is currently studying at the university of bristol. The world slam poetry champ performs a poem written during and about thursdays show. Honestly, look him up if youve not come across him before.
In this talk, harry baker, an exceptional young poet from west london delivers to us two of his pieces. A poem for pole dancers who cant say no harry baker tedxexeter duration. Paper people by harry baker poems, both yours and mine. Harry baker performs dinosaur love former world slam poetry champion harry baker performs for simon on national poetry day. This is no damsel in distress, trapped princess, dragon slaying quest, cause 1, dragons never happened, and 2, most women dont need rescuing feminist dinosaurs this is. The sunshine kid is the debut poetry collection accompaniment to harry baker s 5star edinburgh fringe shows, harry baker s superamazing megaawesome gap year adventures. Nov 26, 2014 harry baker is the current uk poetry slam champion, heading to represent the uk in the poetry world cup in june. Explaining my depression to my mother by sabrina benaim.
The sunshine kid my first collection of poems that inspired the edinburgh show of the same name and contains poems featured in subsequent tedx talks. Grand slam poetry champion, harry bakers collection of poems. This talk was given at a tedx event using the ted conference format but independently organized by a local community. Former world slam poetry champion harry baker performs for simon on national poetry day.
I love the humor, the intellect, and freestyle movement. I want to say i love you, but that might be awkward, so instead, im happy to let that stay in my head, where it cannot go wrong. Dec 07, 2017 harry baker never ceases to make me smile. Colourful woodland wedding with dinosaurs rock n roll bride. A live performance podcast hosted by world poetry slam champion harry baker featuring special guests from the worlds of poetry, comedy and music. Jul 05, 2018 our ceremony was delivered by jan shillito, and we loved how she incorporated the things we had spoken about and what was important to us, including a harry baker poem called dinosaur love. Bbc radio 2 simon mayo drivetime, goats cheese and. Highlight and label as many examples of the following as you can. Hes quick and clever, with a glint in his eye and swathe of knockyoursocksoff poems in his mind. I wanna love you like a trex with a tiny brain and a massive heart and if i was a trex i would hold you in m trex arms and protect you from all harm because thats dinosaur love. Something borrowed podcast with harry baker on apple podcasts.
One imagines theres a fair amount of pressure contained in that epithet, but baker doesnt show it. My first tedxexeter talk was chosen to be shared on the main website as a. Slam performance poet harry baker can find both humour and. It was an absolute delight to interview harry, one of the most popular contemporary poets you can even listen to with your math teacher. Verse story lesson alliance for catholic education. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. This talk was presented to a local audience at tedxexeter, an independent event. This is a poem by harry baker, a prominent poet, mathematician and former rapper. Dinosaur love by harry baker no lyrics text found for this track.
Applause that was the first poem that i wrote and it was for a prime numberthemed poetry night laughter which turned out to be a prime numberthemed poetry competition. The sunshine kid by harry baker posted by muhammad hamzah on february 2, 2017 february 15, 2017. He was going to do medicine before all the poetry started kicking off and he thought he wouldnt have the time to dedicate to his craft so thought he would switch to something. The first poet that i heard from him was paper people in ted talks. Dinosaur love poem by john tiong chunghoo poem hunter. Feb 02, 2017 this is a poem by harry baker, a prominent poet, mathematician and former rapper. Birth of a champion and proper popup purple paper people. Performance poet and math student harry baker spins a love poem about his favorite kind of numbers the lonely, love lorn prime. We also wanted something different in the ceremony to symbolise our marriage and we included a handfasting, which was done by our mums. Birth of a champion and proper popup purple paper people when it comes to modern poetry ill hang my head in shame and admit that im out of my depth. I want to say i love you, but it seems its not enough, because when people say i love you, it can mean a lot of stuff, like, ill always have your back. I wanted to write a love poem, but i wanted it to be cool, so i includ. I saw harry baker perform this as part of woken, spurred at greenbelt last year, and i liked his poem so much i thought id perform it on here, enjoy. You can see why hes been judged the best in the world at what he does.
The sunshine kid by harry baker esoteric engravings. Dinosaur love spoken word poetry, slam poems, love poems. Colourful indie dinosaur filled wedding whimsical wonderland. The lyrics can frequently be found in the comments below, by filtering for lyric videos or browsing the comments in the different videos below. Because that wasnt real love, that love was just a sample, when it came to real love, they were a prime example. Comments about dinosaur love by john tiong chunghoo tai chi italy 12202008 6. While travelling around ive seen a lot of poetry, in particular a lot of love poetry.
A lovely love story by edward monkton wedding reading. But the thing with dinosaurs is dinosaurs are kinda awesome more than they actually existed yes my love is real, i aint talking blindly walking strings attached like theseus thats minotaur love and this is dinosaur love. Spoken word poetry i pray love poems a blessing literacy travelling sunshine seen messages. Apr 21, 2020 performing a poem titled dinosaur love. Dinosaur love by harry baker find and mark examples of the things listed on the front page of your poetry packet as well as the following. Dinosaur love harry baker lyrics, song meanings, videos. He still promotes and organises major competitions in the u. Kirkstall abbey ceremony colourful indie dinosaur wedding. I await to see this young man perform with great anticipation. A love poem for lonely prime numbers lots of scrabbles.
Tumblr is a place to express yourself, discover yourself, and bond over the stuff you love. Slam poet harry baker shows how poetry can be fun, emotional, and. Wearside rev a word from awesome spoken word poet, harry. The questions that follow were collated from among participants at poetry college who love performanceslam poetry as a genre and art form. Harry baker the scientist and the bumblebee canopy swansea. Dinosaur love poems, or bilingual falafelbased tongue twisters, harry s playful way with words and interwoven honest narratives have made him a festival favourite across the country and continent in the past, so lets hope this year is no different.
Dec 17, 2018 dinosaur love by harry baker find and mark examples of the things listed on the front page of your poetry packet as well as the following. Apr 17, 2015 posted in geen categorie 59 60 61 about me baker harry harry baker lonely love love poem numbers poem poetry prime prime numbers slam poetry ted ted talk ted talks tedxexeter post navigation dinosaur lover. R e a l i z e s a l l h i s ha ir i s o n one sid e o f his he ad. The thing with dinosaurs is dinosaurs are kinda awesome, more than that they actually existed, yes my love is real, i aint talkin blindly walkin strings attached like theseus thats minotaur love, but this is dinosaur love. Yes my love is real, i aint talkin blindly walkin strings attached like theseus thats minotaur love, but this is dinosaur love. I want to say i love you, but it seems its not enough, because when people say i love you, it can mean a lot of stuff, like, ill always have your back or im glad im not alone or to be honest ill say anything, so youll hang up the phone. The riddle of the dinosaur poem by bert leston taylor. Posted in geen categorie 59 60 61 about me baker harry harry baker lonely love love poem numbers poem poetry prime prime numbers slam poetry ted ted talk ted talks tedxexeter post navigation harry and chris for our whole lives and playing together for over ten years, it was only a few years ago when we thought of the collective name harry and chris and became the nations favourite comedyrapjazz duo. The lovely other dinosaur melted the dinosaur s cage with kind words and loving thoughts. H e f i n d s s o m e c l o t he s a nd get s dr essed. Help us build the worlds largest lyrics collection by contributing lyrics in the comments below. The sunshine kid is the debut poetry collection accompaniment to harry bakers 5star edinburgh fringe shows, harry bakers superamazing megaawesome gap year adventures.
A poem for anyone looking forward to hugging a loved one after this. Behold the mighty dinosaur, famous in prehistoric lore, not only for his weight and length, but for his intellectual strength. Please support his works at the poem sunshine kid is subjected to to harry baker. He takes to the stage with the beatrich tirade of dinosaur love.734 479 810 507 1294 1333 1032 1673 1292 557 1365 1659 1277 1350 381 45 504 1250 968 598 1506 61 803 1030 1078 893 1162 1034 374 934 477 96 1012 97 312 914 715 557 1011