FlowPoetry is the originator of Lyrical Jam Poetry. This is straight up spoken word performance of socially conscious poems and stories woven together reflecting themes of the American music festival experience. With over 1400 shows in the USA with bands and as a solo poet, FlowPoetry has been previously honored as a finalist for the MNSWA “Urban Griot” International/National Performer of the year alongside Leonard Cohen and Saul Williams. In 2014, 2015, and 2016, FlowPoetry was voted by the city as one of Madison (Wisconsin) Magazine’s Best Spoken Word/Poetry Performers. He is a three-time finalist for Best Artist in the Annual Madison WI Area Music Awards.