Restless Hearts of Suburban Oklahoma

This original spoken word poem by Oklahoma poet Nick McLellan encourages audience members to make their home state a place worth staying by telling its stories.

Nick McLellan is a slam poet living in Norman, Oklahoma who aspires to make poetry a little more silly. He has represented Oklahoma at multiple national poetry slams and calls the Red Dirt Home for Wayward Poets his home.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

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