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Hedgerow – call for Submissions

hedgerow is a quarterly short-poetry journal dedicated to publishing an eclectic mix of new & established voices across the spectrum of the short poem, with particular attention to the constantly evolving forms of haiku, senryu, tanka & haiga. Caroline Skanne,founding editor Submissions for hedgerow #134 welcome. CLOSING DATE: Monday 15th March. Further submission details can be found here. You can follow hedgerow on… Continue reading Hedgerow – call for Submissions

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Hedgerow – A Journal of small poems has a CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS!

Submissions for hedgerow #132 welcome. CLOSING DATE: Mon 8th Sep. Please send around 10 poems/artwork to: hedgerowsubmission@gmail.com hedgerow is a short-poetry journal dedicated to publishing an eclectic mix of new & established voices across the spectrum of the short poem, with particular attention to the constantly evolving forms of English-language haiku, senryu, tanka & haiga.  Submissions of prose… Continue reading Hedgerow – A Journal of small poems has a CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS!

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Submit to Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

One of our poetry challenge participants, David Ellis, is a co-founder of the Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal. I thought this would be a great time to introduce you to this opportunity to publish your poetry. I've copied and pasted the information, so please check out their Submissions page: https://abpoetryjournal.com/submit/ Read about the cofounders HERE.… Continue reading Submit to Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

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SEEDPODS (Part 1): February 2020 | Shared from the e-newsletter of the United Haiku and Tanka Society

In an effort to bring you poetry that has won in competitions, I've copied the SeedPods newsletter with the winners of the 2019 Samurai Haibun Contest from the UHTS. A Haibun is Prose finished with a Haiku or Senryu. Please take note of the judge's comments after the poems. ~Colleen~ In this edition: 2019 Samurai… Continue reading SEEDPODS (Part 1): February 2020 | Shared from the e-newsletter of the United Haiku and Tanka Society

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Re-blog | How To Publish Love Poetry Books: A Guide For Indie Authors: Self-Publishing Poetry Podcast | ALLi Self-Publishing Advice Center

Interested in writing and publishing love poetry? In advance of Valentine’s day, this week’s AskALLi session with Orna Ross and Dalma Szentpály will discuss How to Self-Publish Love Poetry. If you’re an indie poet, or aspire to publish poetry books, this AskALLi salon is for you. You’ll learn: Why love poetry is always popular and… Continue reading Re-blog | How To Publish Love Poetry Books: A Guide For Indie Authors: Self-Publishing Poetry Podcast | ALLi Self-Publishing Advice Center

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UHTS: Submission Call for APRIL 2020 issue of cattails

More opportunities for poets: Publication in Cattails, a Journal of the United Haiku & Tanka Society (UHTS). Also, I would only submit the current forms of Haiku, Senryu, and Haiga (3/5/3 and 2/3/2). Investigate and read more in the above link. Download the last publication HERE. Please note our new shorter submission window: Submissions for Spring/April… Continue reading UHTS: Submission Call for APRIL 2020 issue of cattails

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UHTS – The “AHA” Haiku/Senryu Contest ALERT!

One of my goals for 2020, is to encourage poets to enter more contests, including myself. The way I look at it: How can we gauge our poetic abilities if we don't get feedback from others outside of our usual writing community? The United Haiku Tanka Society has the perfect solution! The “AHA” Haiku/Senryu Contest… Continue reading UHTS – The “AHA” Haiku/Senryu Contest ALERT!

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5th Halloween-Poem Contest

I took part in this contest last year and had a blast. If you love Halloween as much as I do, jump in and write a poem! ❤

Writer's Treasure Chest

Picture courtesy of: http://preventioncdnndg.org/


It is a great pleasure for me to announce the
5th Halloween-Poem Contest
on ‘Writer’s Treasure Chest’.
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Every author, poet, and reader is invited to participate and deliver a “Halloween-Poem” to my email address: aurorajean.alexander@aol.com, together with their picture and a link to their blog/page.

There are a few rules to follow:

  • Your poem needs a Halloween theme.
  • Your poem needs a minimum of 99 words.
  • Your poem has to be delivered to my email address between October 10 and Halloween, October 31, 2018, 9 pm  Pacific Time.
  • Your poem has to be delivered together with your picture and a link to your blog/page.

Please avoid violence, bad language, and sexual content within the poems. It would be disqualified.

Every poem that meets the rules and is delivered within the deadline will be published here on “Writer’s Treasure Chest” together with the provided picture.

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SUBMISSIONS FOR THE ANNUAL UHTS SAMURAI HAIBUN CONTEST ARE OPEN

Attention Poets: Who's ready to write some Haibun POETRY? Not sure how to write a Haibun Poem? Click HERE. So, Here's the scoop on this contest: The Submission Period and Deadline are 1st September - 15th December 2019.  http://unitedhaikuandtankasociety.com/contest-submission-guidelines Please do “not” use the cattails submissions guidelines for contests. RESULTS: The names of winners (only) will be notified… Continue reading SUBMISSIONS FOR THE ANNUAL UHTS SAMURAI HAIBUN CONTEST ARE OPEN

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Re-Share: From Authors Publish | Seven Exciting New Literary Journals

Seven Exciting New Literary Journals! Email Written by Emily Harstone This is a re-share of the email I receive from Authors Publish. Click the link below to subscribe. ~Colleen~ ❤ The following is a list of 7 new literary journals. All of these journals have been around for less than six months. In my experience,… Continue reading Re-Share: From Authors Publish | Seven Exciting New Literary Journals