• PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL POEMS WILL BE READ BY OUR STAFF and published within 1 hour after being approved.
    All of your poems are under your control. You can manage or edit your poems anytime you want.

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    IMPORTANT: Please enter your Full Real Name as it will be used to classify your poems and biography in your own list page. YOU MUST USE AT LEAST ONE SPACE IN YOUR USERNAME to be able to register. Please do not use a virtual username like LOVE POET or only your surname . Do not write your name all in uppercase: Only the first letter of each word should be uppercase.
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    Select your Literary Origin Area
    Select the category in which you want your poems to be published. If you are an American poet, select "AMERICAN". If you are from a different country select the appropriate suggestion. If you are a young poet select "CONTEMPORARY". If you are a published poet and haven't found your location, please select "WORLD".
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SUBMISSION GUIDELINES


Before submitting your poem, please make sure you have read and adhered to the following guidelines where applicable:

1 - Poem must adhere to basic rules of capitalization.

2- Do not type poem in all capital letters.

3- Do not capitalize the first letter of every word.

4- Only capitalize words that are proper (i.e. names and places).

5- The first word of each line may be capitalized.

6- Be sure to proofread your poem for any grammatical errors.

7- Do not use “texting” lingo. Properly spell out all words.

8- Poems containing language that is vulgar, offensive, or wholly inappropriate will not be accepted.

9- To ensure proper lineation, please use the “Enter” key to start a new line, indicating all intentional line breaks.