Felice Belle is a poet, a playwright and the host of the Friday Night Slam at the Nuyorican Poets Café in New York City. She teaches poetry and performance workshops for elementary and high school students. She has performed at the Apollo Theater, P.S. 122, the American Museum of Natural History, Rikers Island and numerous colleges and universities throughout the United States. Her work has been published in Roots and Culture, SLAM, DrumVoices Revue, Longshot, and Bum Rush the Page. She recently completed her first full-length play, Tell the Truth Lying.