gigi bella

Andrea Gibson, Sabrina Benaim, and Write About Now!


gigi bella is mad stoked and hella honored for this good ole Texas embrace. Catch her at the Women of the Bayou poetry slam, doing a feature set with famed Button Poet and author of Depression and Other Magic Tricks, Sabrina Benaim, as well as sunflower queen and #1 tumblr poet, Clementine Von Radics, opening for her idol and writer of her favorite poem, Lauren Zuniga and arguably the biggest name in spoken word since the 90’s, Andrea Gibson. Then catch her at the end of April at the venue that makes youtube stars, Write About Now. Feelin! So! Stoked!




A DREAM IS A SOFT PLACE TO LAND! Thank you to the ultimate big little voice, Sara Bareilles, for posting gigi bella’s book, weird things, on Instagram, as well as the ode written for her. perpetually crying forever and ever.

books 4 sale


new books for sale to add to your sweet gigi bella collection! Don’t miss Velociraptor Desert Femme (a book of Xicana poems), Suitener (a suite of Ariana Grande poems), and weird things: a small book of love poems. We still have copies of Super Xicana and 22, too! get ur poetry on friends

big feelings


mad props to Get in the Fridge productions for their feel-inducing production of gigi bella’s original musical, big feelings. a showcase of poetry and original songs, we are so proud of this work and all its gooey softness!

the heart of it <3


thank you to all of the beautiful gente who donated and purchased books to support the attendance of gigi bella at the heart of it writing retreat in jemez, nm. this experience was incredibly influential, reaffirming, and warm.

badger famous !!!



check out this sweet article about ya girl in Wisconsin’s own Badger Herald! Badger famous is the only kind of famous to be, tbh. Thanks for the sick write up, Veronica!



first tour complete!

gigi bella completes the world’s strangest lil mini tour! such a joy to visit communities in Boise, ID, Rochester, NY, and Madison, WI. the crowds were so beautiful, the stories were full and you best believe the boutfits were bangin! Thanks to all who came out and supported this sweet lil journey.

gigi bella is now booking!


gigi bella is now booking for the 2018/2019 season! Be sure to follow her for news on upcoming gigs!

instagram: @gigibella

project x brings that bodak yellow to the national poetry slam!

project x represented the bronx in true cardi fashion and came thru drippin! our team placed in the top 25 and became infamous for our style and storytelling. Always proud to rep our city and our latinidad por vida.

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