SLAPS, born Tasialiana Carter was born on May 7, 1994. She’s been writing since the age of 13 and recently started performing in the Houston area after moving from Las Vegas in 2015. From open mic to open mic, SLAPS has been continuing her growth as a lyricist and performer. She opened for local Houston singer, Susan Carol and the Flight of the Phoenix a poetry show presented by the Poetry Den. She has been very active touching mics at VIBE Sports Lounge, SugarHill, Dolce, and Engine Room. She has been mostly motivated and supported by veterans of Poetry Lounge Houston and Speak Easy Tuesdays. Slaps plans to continue her dream as a spoken word artist in Houston. On June 4, 2017 at the Engine Room, she is releasing her first poetry album entitled “My Little Pink Book”. Exclusively recorded at Resilient Sounds Studios in Houston, Tx. Be on the look out for Slaps ....she's sure to impress and leave you wanting for more. You will never view poetry the same as before!