Lyrique Jaye is a Dallas, Texas native and has been writing since elementary school for call mates, friends, and churches. Her first poetry contest was with the Dallas Public Library in which she won some categories for writing. Her first open mic was at the Martin Luther King Center. Since then she has performed in many open mics all over Dallas and started slamming in 2017 with Dallas Poetry Slam.
These are the poets who will represent the DALLAS SLAM ORGANIZATION in the 2017 National Poetry Slam:
Rage Almighty represented Dallas Poetry Slam at the 2017 Individual World Poetry Slam in Spokane, Washington!
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT:
Wayne Henry (slam champ)