Poets House Show Cases Poetry Matters Titles
This great New York based organization show cases the new releases by publishers every spring.
Poetry Matters titles have made the show case every year since we started publishing anthologies of our winners. Thanks for all you do for poetry. Check out our new release Poetry Diversified, ISBN 9780984014231, released this month! Published by PRA Publishing.
A Writing Lesson for Poets
Had the opportunity to kick off a poetry workshop for teens at a local library last night. When asked why they were in the workshop one participant responded, “the librarians told me there would be food here”. She turned out to be one of the most talented participants in attendance.
I tell this story to encourage poets to read the attached article. Use the situations you find yourself exposed to for inspiration.
New York Times Article
One poet’s motivation to write. Moving tribute of how #parents influence us!