“Sik’lik” is an abbreviation for the words “Sick Lyric.” The Sik’lik program is an annual Youth Poetry Slam competition hosted by national award-winning poet Mike Guinn that features an interactive writing and performance workshop, house DJ, special guest musician and great prizes! The goal of the program is improve students' speaking skills by challenging their creativity.

“Sik’lik offers DFW youth a highly engaging and creative platform to showcase their amazing talents. This fun, energetic and engaging approach to literacy empowers students in a very unique and inspiring way.”

Mike Guinn, Sik'lik Host