Tips for open mic poetry… [View the story “What are your top 3 tips for a poetry open mic?” on Storify] Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 4 Comments on “Tips for open mic poetry…” john foggin February 5, 2016 at 11:01 am i) DON’T tap the mic. ii) stick to the time you’re given iii) thank the audience when you’ve finished. That way they’ll know you’ve finished Reply Louise February 5, 2016 at 11:01 am 1. Speak to the audience, look at them, feel them. 2. KEEP TO THE TIME. 3.Enjoy yourself. Reply Jayne Stanton February 6, 2016 at 9:52 am What Maggie Sawkins said. NEVER exceed your time slot. Be prepared, but be prepared to be spontaneous. Read well. You owe it to your poems as well as to your audience. Reply Robin Houghton February 9, 2016 at 9:07 am Thank you, John, Louise & Jayne, for adding to the wisdom! I think we’re all on the same wavelength! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.