2014 Poet's Market (Paperback)
Writer's Digest Books, 9781599637303, 505pp.
Publication Date: September 16, 2013
The most trusted guide to getting poetry published
The "2014 Poet's Market" includes hundreds of publishing opportunities specifically for poets, including listings for book/chapbook publishers, poetry publications, contests, and more. These listings include contact information, submission preferences, insider tips on what specific editors want, and--when offered--payment information.
In addition to the listings, "Poet's Market" offers articles on the Craft of Poetry, Business of Poetry, and Promotion of Poetry--not to mention new poems from contemporary poets. Learn how to navigate the social media landscape, submit your poems for publication, write various poetic forms, give a perfect reading, and more.
You also gain access to: Lists of conferences, workshops, organizations, and grants.One-year access to the poetry-related information and listings on "WritersMarket.com" (print edition only)A free digital download of Writer's Yearbook featuring the 100 Best Markets
Includes brand-new poems from today's best and brightest poets, including Amorak Huey, J.P. Dancing Bear, Jeannine Hall Gailey, Scott Owens, Martha Silano, Susan Rich, and more.
"My grandmother bought my first "Poet's Market" when I was in college. I had just taken my first college creative writing class. Now, nearly 20 years later, as a writer who has had books published and as an editor of a 10-year-old magazine, "Poet's Market" is still an invaluable tool. Every poet and poetry student needs a copy on his or her bookshelf." --Shaindel Beers, author of "A Brief History of Time" and "The Children's War and Other Poems," and Poetry Editor of "Contrary.