Poetry Space provides a platform for the very best
in contemporary poetry from around the world
Established in 2010, Poetry Space operates as a social enterprise, with all profits being used to fund this website, book and pamphlet publishing, subsidised workshops and readings. Collections by individual poets have benefited Bath Mind, Contact the Elderly and Multiple Sclerosis Association. Our forthcoming anthology A Scream in Many Colours will benefit Médecins San Frontière and Amnesty International. Our aim is to widen participation in poetry and to empower people through creativity.Margaret Eddershaw’s Riding the Rainbow has raised £875 so far for IBBA Girls School in Southern Sudan.
Deadline for submission to Winter Showcase is November 10th 2016.
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Welcome to the first of a series of poetry workshops designed for you to use at home on your own or to get together with friends. You can also submit resulting poems to Poetry Space by Saturday 5th November. Workshops will be posted fortnightly normally on a Saturday however for this first one you have two extra days to get started. No voting involved but feedback on poems included in the selection or on your experience of taking part will be welcome.
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Thank you to everyone who has taken part in the Photo and Poem Challenge over the last couple of years. Congratulations to Leela Gautam on winning the very last one with her poem, Last Game.
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