Poets Reading the News

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Genres Published: 
Online, Digital, Print, Audio, Video
Reading Periods: 
Jan 1 to Jun 15
Jul 15 to Nov 15
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
Rolling publication
5,000 to 10,000

Editorial Focus

Poets Reading the News is a digital platform that publishes original poetry about current events. It believes in the power of poetry to transform the world and how people see each other.

Tips From the Editor

Poets Reading the News publishes unsolicited and original poetry and prose about current events. Whenever possible, include links to news stories regarding the topic of your work. If you are integrating quotes or data into your writing, you must provide links to your sources.

We encourage writers of all backgrounds to submit their writing, especially poets of color, women poets, LGBTQI+ poets, and poets from countries and regions near and far.

To get more information and submit your writing, please visit our website. Thank you for your interest. We look forward to reading your poetry!

Contact Information

J. Spagnolo, Editor
P.O. Box 264
Big Sur
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Last updated: Aug 04, 2022