School: Bailey Gatzert Elementary, 5th grade
Favorite Subject: Math
Favorite Sport & Team: Football, Seattle Seahawks
What inspires your poetry: The ability to express myself
What do you want to be when you grow up: A soccer player
What do you hope to experience in NYC? To meet new people, meet the NY Giants Football Team, see how big the Apollo Theater is, and to travel all over the city
What are you afraid of experiencing when you go to NYC? Stage fright at the Apollo theater
What is the one thing you are most excited to do in NYC? Tour the city!
Stay tuned to the blog for more National SLAM updates and to get to know the other poet representing Seattle- Tya N.!
**William & Tya will be performing their original poetry at the Barnes & Noble in Downtown Seattle on April 1 at 2pm.**