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The Failed Poet

The Failed Poet

By Louisa Msiska
The Failed Poet is a weekly podcast that reviews poetry and other literature across the globe. Hosted by Louisa Msiska, a Malawian poet, blogger and content creator.
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Reviewing Instagram Poetry: This is NOT POETRY
I got to review some of the poems on Instagram (with a lot of likes). Some of these did not even seem like poetry, just catchy quotes that everyone uses everytime
March 4, 2021
Review: I Want You by Miss Nsatu
In this episode, Louisa reads and reviews I Want You by Miss Nsatu. An interesting romantic poem that will have you on your edges. For more of her poetry, visit
March 1, 2021
Reading of 23 (poetry collection) by Louisa
As a gift to myself, I read out all poems in my poetry collection titled 23. All poems will be posted on my Instagram for easy reading.
February 22, 2021
Pilot Episode
In this episode, Louisa reads out the poem Men from Caroline Luka's Dawn collection and fully discusses it.
February 18, 2021