Graciano Enwerem (Sir Grrraciano) is a multiple award-winning Poet, Writer, Media Consultant and Lecturer at the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia, Nigeria.
He’s the founder of Figures of Speech Movement Africa, a WhatsApp platform where he teaches poetry
writing, performance and branding for free. He’s mentored over 800 Poets across the world, and taught
more than 5,000 of them, from 2008, till date.
He is also the founder of Corona Verses, an Instagram Live Event aimed at creating a platform for
artistes to spread some positive vibes during the pandemic and lockdowns.
He’s the author of SPOKEN WORD POETRY-101, STICKZ AND STONEZ, A-Z OF INSTAGRAM & 10 WAYS TO
WRITE COMPELLING ADS. One of the books, SPOKEN WORD POETRY-101 has a record 9,000+ sales in a
little above 3 years and still counting.
He was voted Nigeria’s Number Poet at the EGC rankings twice in a row and this year, he was listed as
one of the most successful Black-owned Businesses In The World (Poetry Category) by the organizers of
the National Black Business Month in the United States of America.
Asides his very popular strong belief that a constant application of a strategic flow of mentoring
sessions, poetry could be made to go mainstream, he also believes that beans and plantain, when
cooked with the right amount of oil and pepper can make a suicidal to reconsider.