CWC SF Peninsula The San Francisco Peninsula branch of the California Writers Club. (An organization founded in 1909 by Jack London.)
Cyberwit Cyberwit seeks to publish excellent works of poetry that are unlikely to find a home elsewhere.
Da Poetry Lounge Da Poetry Lounge is a poetry venue at the Greenway Court Theatre, Los Angeles. We have been in operation since 1998. The ultimate goal of DPL is to create a communal space for people to be heard. We celebrate poetry in all forms, and welcome all those who are courageous enough to share their stories or are willing to support others that do. Not only the largest running open mic venue in America, welcoming an average of 250+ audiences per week, DPL reaches beyond its weekly open mic to inspire the world.
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Darkling Publications Darkling Publications considers serious work from serious artists, and publishes only the best of the best alongside work from artists we feel show great promise but are early in their writing careers.
Debut Press Cafe This international group for poetic and creative writing is a forum type place to post your poetry and creative writing. Comments, reviews and community are offered in an intimate setting. We hope to generate ideas and stimulate the imagination, with an eye toward publication.
Deep South Magazine Deep South is an online magazine covering Southern culture and literature. We strive to celebrate the literature of the South by interviewing authors, reviewing their books, creating reading lists and visiting landmarks. We also present a roundup of literary news every Friday and publish original fiction, poetry and nonfiction in our Southern Voice section.
Deep Underground Poetry Community Challenge and inspire people. The hard, dark and dirty side of poetry online. Publish your poems, get critique, create a profile, chat in the forums. Sections for angst, love, dark, erotic, drug related and observational poems, along with your original lyrics and prose.
Deep Vellum Deep Vellum is a nonprofit publishing house and literary arts organization with the mission to bring the world into conversation through literature.
Deerbrook Editions Deerbrook Editions is a literary small press publishing noteworthy and emerging authors in well-designed trade books. Our mission is to provide literature that is relevant and stimulating and to support authors by giving them a wider audience.
Dempsey & Windle Independent poetry publishers. editors and artwork designers since 2016. We design and publish poetry collections, anthologies and pamphlets.We run the Brian Dempsey Memorial Poetry competition each spring, and publish an anthology based on the entries, in the summer.
Derringer Books Derringer Books is an accredited member of the Antiquarian Bookseller’s Association of America (ABAA). We have been in business since 1998. We carry a full line of rare and unusual books and paper ephemera in many fields, but particularly specialize in art, poetry and photography books.
DeviantArt Art – community of artists and those devoted to art. Digital art, skin art, themes, wallpaper art, traditional art, photography, poetry / prose.
Devil’s Party Press Devil’s Party Press LLC began because we believed that there should be someone publishing older writers who had never been published before. We believe that the older you get, the better your stories get, and the better you become at telling a story.
Diverse Verse Diverse Verse exists to support and amplify diverse voices and poetry for young people.
Dodge Poetry The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Program offers direct engagement with poetry as a living and relevant art and hosts the biennial Dodge Poetry Festival, the largest poetry event in North America.
Dog Ears Bookstore The only bookstore in South Buffalo, Dog Ears Bookstore is a not-for-profit neighborhood bookstore that funds our Enlightenment Literary Arts Center located on the second floor of the bookstore. We have created a fun, funky and safe place where the written word rules.
Dog Horn Publishing Dog Horn Publishing is dedicated to publishing the best in cutting edge literature. We publish bold voices and writing that takes risks. We are less concerned by genre than we are by defying convention, taking readers someplace new, and challenging the limits of what writing is and does.
Dos Gatos Press Dos Gatos Press is a small non-profit press dedicated to the promotion of Texas poets and poetry. It is operated by poets Scott Wiggerman and David Meischen. Our primary means of promotion is the production of the annual Texas Poetry Calendar, now in its twelfth year, a continuation of the fine calendars that Flying Cow Productions originally produced. We also offer a series of readings each year to introduce the public to the work of the poets in each calendar.
Dos Madres Press Founded in 2004 by Robert J. Murphy, Dos Madres Press is dedicated to the belief that the small press is essential to the vitality of contemporary literature as a carrier of the new voice and new works by established poets, as well as the older, sometimes forgotten voices of the past. And in an ever more virtual world, to the creation of fine books pleasing to the eye and hand.
Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest This poetry and writing contest is open to anyone who loves to arrange words into the beautiful literary art of poetry or write a story story that is worth telling anyone. Write a poem, 30 lines or fewer on any subject or write a short story, 5 pages maximum on any theme for a chance to win cash prizes!
Dryad Press A Maryland based publisher of poetry and prose.
Duotrope's Digest a database of over 1475 current markets for short fiction and poetry. Search for fiction markets that may make a fine home for that short story or poem you just finished. Other free services for writers and editors, include a free online submissions tracker for registered users. We update about once a day, and we check all the listings at least once a week to ensure the most up-to-date database possible.
dVerse | Poets Pub D’verse Poets Pub is a place for poets and writers to gather to celebrate poetry. We are many voices, but one song. Our goal is to celebrate; poets, verse & the difference it can make in the world. To discover poetry’s many facets and revel in it’s beauty, even when ugly at times.
E-poets network A network for poets and media artists featuring: a discussion group for new media poetry, mentoring art, tech, and craft alike; online audiopoetry in the "Book of Voices"; theatrically-viable, live videoconferenced performances; e-text and poetry references online, such as "An Incomplete History of Slam"; links to e-poetry and e-crit resources worldwide. Come for the poetry. Come home with the world.
Eastern Shore Writers Association The Eastern Shore Writers’ Association, founded in 1985, is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization supporting writers, other writers’ groups, and the literary arts across the Delmarva Peninsula and the Eastern Shore.
Eighteenth-Century Poetry Archive The Eighteenth-Century Poetry Archive — ECPA — is a peer-reviewed, award-winning digital archive and research project devoted to the poetry of the long eighteenth century. ECPA builds on the electronic texts created by the Text Creation Partnership from Gale’s Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO).
Electronic Poetry Center The home page of the Electronic Poetry Center, an edited site devoted to the presentation of full-text resources for innovative writing.
Elite Skills Writers resource and poetry club where users can submit their works and have them rated and reviewed.
Elliott Bay Book Company, the Located in the heart of Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, The Elliott Bay Book Company is a full service bookstore, home to over 150,000 titles, set on cedar shelves in a multi-level, inviting unique atmosphere.
Emily Dickinson Museum It is the Museum’s mission to spark the imagination by amplifying Emily Dickinson’s revolutionary poetic voice from the place she called home.
En Theos Press Independent small press poetry and supporter of The 3:15 Experiment.
Encircle Publications Encircle Publications is in business to provide a full array of publishing services for independent authors and small publishers. Not only do we produce high quality publications for our customers but we’re also a growing publishing house of our own. We’re celebrating nearly 20 years of publishing the esteemed New England poetry journal the Aurorean and a growing collection of high quality books and chapbooks.
Enclave A community blog and internet space where the literary community can share their enthusiasm for literary & non-literary ideas, fiction, poetry, film, music, current events, and other forms of creative culture.
Etruscan Press Housed at Wilkes University and partnering with Youngstown State University, Etruscan is a nonprofit literary press working to produce and promote books that nurture the dialogue among genres, cultures, and voices.
Evening Street Press Evening Street Press is centered on Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s 1848 revision of the Declaration of Independence: “that all men — and women — are created equal,” with equal rights to “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” It focuses on the realities of experience, personal and historical, from the most gritty to the most dreamlike, including awareness of the personal and social forces that block or develop the possibilities of a new culture. poetry fiction non-fiction memoir creative.
Every Writer Every Writer's Resource is a site of literary markets, book publishers, literary magazines, poetry, short stories, articles and resources on writing.
Evolve With Us / The Poetry Zone The Poetry Zone is a publishing company that promotes the # 1 international poetry contest in the world. The competition is a gateway for known and emerging writers to be in a grand ‘Anthology.’ The final event is held @ The Titanium Rose Palace. Evolve With Us.
Ezra Pound Society The Ezra Pound Society is dedicated to the study and enjoyment of Ezra Pound’s work, and is committed to readers, scholars, and students all over the world.
Favorite Poem Project Robert Pinsky, the 39th Poet Laureate of the United States, founded the Favorite Poem Project shortly after the Library of Congress appointed him to the post in 1997. Since its launch, the Favorite Poem Project has been dedicated to celebrating, documenting and promoting poetry's role in Americans' lives.
Featured Poet Featured Poet is a free platform for poets, who notoriously have a hard time getting the coverage and recognition they deserve.
Fekt Fund for Cultural Education and Heritage is established for cultivating human values focusing on creativity of Human Genius from Past and Present.
Femmeliterate Femmeliterate is intended to be a portal, a sounding board, a community, and a home for literary feminists, feminist literature, the interests of the female-identified and gender-nonconforming, and the voices of feminists of all genders.
Fence Books Fence was launched in the spring of 1998. A biannual journal of poetry, fiction, art and criticism, Fence has a mission to publish challenging writing and art distinguished by idiosyncrasy and intelligence rather than by allegiance with camps, schools, or cliques. Fence has published works by some of the most esteemed contemporary writers as well as excellent work by complete unknowns. It is part of our mission to support young writers who might otherwise have difficulty being recognized because their work doesn't "fit in" to either the mainstream or to accepted modes of experimentation.
Fine Press Poetry Fine Press Poetry is run by independent publisher Andrew Moorhouse, based in Rochdale, England. They specialize in creating beautiful letterpress editions of collections of poetry accompanied by illustrations by wood engravers and artists.
First Story First Story changes lives through writing. We believe that writing can transform lives, and that there is dignity and power in every young person’s story. First Story brings talented, professional writers into secondary schools serving low-income communities to work with teachers and students to foster creativity and communication skills. By helping students find their voices through intensive, fun programmes, First Story raises aspirations and gives students the skills and confidence to achieve them.
Flagstaff Writers Connection Flagstaff Writing Connection serves Northern Arizona’s Writers. We are a volunteer group which seeks to create, co-ordinate, and share opportunities for aspiring and seasoned writers in the Flagstaff area.
Flash Bomb Reading Series The FBOMB (Flash-Bomb) Reading Series is Denver’s only flash fiction reading series! The FBomb is a monthly flash fiction reading series with rotating guest hosts and featured performers, as well as (limited) open mic slots. A beautiful blend of amateur and professional set in the quirky Mercury Cafe.
Flash Fiction Retreats Do you dream of uninterrupted days to write in beautiful locations? Do you long to meet, be mentored by, and network with other writers? Are you enamored with flash fiction and want to learn more or refine your work? We give professional and aspiring writers, struggling to create amidst the everyday demands of life, the gift of time, community, instruction, and the opportunity to reconnect with your own imagination and sense of possibility so you can confidently bring the work inside you to fruition.
Floating Bridge Press Floating Bridge Press is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization whose mission is to promote the work of Washington State poets, by the publication of archival quality chapbooks and anthologies, and the production of community poetry readings. The website has author information, sample poems, and other related poetry news.
Florida State Poets Association The objectives of Florida State Poets Association, Inc. shall be to further the purposes of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies in securing fuller public recognition of the art of poetry; stimulating a greater and more intelligent appreciation of poetry; providing opportunities and incentives for writing, reading and the enjoyment of poetry.
FlowerSong Press FlowerSong Press nurtures essential verse from, about, and through out the borderlands. Literary. Lyrical. Boundless.
Flutter Press Flutter Press, created in 2009, is a micro poetry press that utilizes print on demand (POD) technology to publish modern, beautiful chapbooks, 6 x 9″”,,0,_blank,2020-06-08,,,,,0 Flypoet,http://www.flypoet.com/,,,,online-poetry-resources,Online Poetry Resources,,,publish,,,,,,Los Angeles ‘s Hottest Spoken Word
Fogged Clarity By incorporating music and visual arts Fogged Clarity aims to transcend the conventions of a typical literary journal. Our network is extensive and our scope is as broad as thought itself; we are, you are, unconstrained.
Folded Word Folded Word is an independent literary press. Our focus? Short works adapted into a variety of electronic media. Our goal? To take words off the page and make poetry & fiction accessible for the widest audience possible.
FootHills Publishing FootHills Publishing was formed in 1986 for the purpose of getting into print the words of poets who found it hard to get their work out to the public other than at readings or in the occasional magazine.
Forage Poetry Forum A Poetry Critique Forum for poets seeking feedback on their work in a supportive and constructive environment.
Four Way Books We publish 16 to 18 books a year of poetry, short story collections, and novellas.
Free Verse Poetry Festival The Free Verse Festival is the City of Charleston, SC’s poetry festival. Our mission is to uplift the community by providing eclectic poetry events and workshops at multiple venues in Downtown and West Ashley.
Frequency Frequency is a growing community of writers based in Providence, Rhode Island. Through workshops, free events, talks, readings, and open mics, we aim to engage writers of all levels of experience, ages, and backgrounds. Our courses are designed both to challenge and support students, while also encouraging collaboration with other local creative communities. Frequency is a moving creation of the people in it.
Frog Hollow Press Founded in 2001, Frog Hollow Press strives to produce books that: enhance the relationship between the reader and the author’s work; possess a subtle beauty in terms of the materials used and the style of typesetting and design; are as affordable as possible given that we publish limited editions that are not eligible for Canada Arts Council or provincial grants.
From the Fishouse Founded in 2004 by Matt O'Donnell and Camille T. Dungy, From the Fishouse is an IRS-registered non-profit that promotes the oral tradition of poetry. Our free online audio archive showcases emerging poets (defined for this purpose as poets with fewer than two published books of poetry at the time of submission) reading their own poems, as well as answering questions about poetry and the writing process. Our mission is to use online technology and other media to provide the public with greater access to the voices of emerging poets, and to provide an educational resource to students and teachers of contemporary poetry.
Frost Newsline Activities of the Robert Frost Foundation in Lawrence Massachusetts, and nearby town organizations.
Funny Poets Funny poems and poetry. Whether you're a poet or not, submit your funny poem or choose from 50 categories – twisted romantic love poems, silly birthday, wedding or adults only sexy funny poems.
Furious Flower Archive Taking its name from a line in Gwendolyn Brooks’s poem, “The Second Sermon on the Warpland,” our academic center originated in the acclaimed 1994 Furious Flower Poetry Conference, the first major conference on African American poetry since the 1970s.
FutureCycle Poetry FutureCycle Poetry is dedicated to publishing lasting poetry that works in all tenses: past, present, and future. We publish poetry online and in print.. If you are a good poet looking for a place to publish, we accept submissions.
Futurepoem Futurepoem is a New York City-based non-profit publishing collaborative dedicated to presenting innovative works of contemporary poetry and literature. We have published over 30 books by important emerging and underrepresented writers.
Garden Oak Press Publisher of the San Diego Poetry Annual and other library-quality books
Georgia Poetry Society We’ve been supporting poetry in the State of Georgia since1979 for the purpose of bringing into community poets and poetry lovers in the state of Georgia. If you are passionate about poetry, you’ve found the right place!
Get Underground Our creative global underground community features new articles, art, music, and poetry biweekly. Home of "HotSpots, a continuously updated database of performance poetry venues in the United States.
GFT Press GFT Press is a philanthropic literary and art press with a very clear-cut vision. Our focus here is not only to share remarkable work with the world but also to benefit charity through doing so.
Ghost City Press Ghost City Press (est. 2013) is based in Syracuse, NY. Our goal is to provide a platform for the exhibition of work by new and emerging writers and artists in the online literary community. We publish writers who understand the complexities of the world we live in and who reflect this in their work. With the publication of Ghost City Review, our catalog of full-length collections, chapbooks and our annual Summer Micro-Chapbook Series, we hope to bring everyone in the online community closer together to celebrate the persistence of art in a time when it is needed most.
Gival Press Gival Press, LLC, an award-winning independent literary publishing house located in Arlington, Virginia, publishes fiction, non-fiction (essays / educational texts), and poetry. To promote writing, Gival Press sponsors four annual contests for fiction and poetry. Our publications are in English, French, and Spanish.
Glasgow Review of Books The Glasgow Review of Books is a review journal publishing short and long reviews, review essays and interviews, as well as translations, fiction, poetry, and visual art.
Gloucester Writers Center, the Since its founding in 2010, the Gloucester Writers Center has hosted hundreds of events including readings, classes, lectures, films, writers-in-residence and community events in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
Gold Wake Press Your own aureation – publisher of electronic and print books.
Golden Antelope Press Golden Antelope Press is a small press operated in conjunction with, or spun off from, its sister presses, the more scholarly Blazing Sapphire and Naciketas Presses. The focus of this press is creative works of fiction and poetry.
Golden Foothills Press Golden Foothills Press is a literary indie book press established in 2014 by multiple award-winning author, editor, and Poet Laureate Emerita, Thelma T. Reyna.
The mission of the Poetry Super Highway is to expose as many people to as many other people’s poetry as possible. Read poems, submit your poetry for publication, enter our annual poetry contest and peruse our directory of thousands of poetry and writing websites.