The Writer’s Block organization held a live talent showcase with the theme “Where the Pen is Stronger than the Gun” at Social Junkie Sports Bar and Grill.

Writer’s Block is a conglomerate movement of leaders who use elements of hip-hop, spoken word, and writing to communicate issues affecting our society.

The talent line-up embodied the organization’s mission as it included a combination of artists and poets – founder A.J. McQueen, spoken word artist Prentice Powell, Norman Sanchez, Tro’Juan Henderson, Raw, Kodak, Coco Sullivan, Q Guyton, Hilary Pradia, IamJustified and Desmond. Guests included Cameron Fulford, Kimberly Onyia, Shanee Quarles, Patience Agholor, Brandon Hamilton, Charles Wright, Tierra Nicole, Kassie Johnson and Helen Ball.  The event was hosted by Shawn Flowers.