Werdz Steele is is a great local poet and feels sure he will win the the annual spoken word contest, since his father owns the club in which it will be held, but is found dead before the competition. What follows is a story ridden with secrets and lies. Detectives scour for answers while the poet's family mourns. A host of suspects are revealed, leading to an unexpected and climactic ending. Who killed Werdz and why?