Book a poem surgery and receive one-to-one mentoring with poet, tutor and editor Suzannah Evans.
Jane Routh remembers Jean Harrison – poet, novelist, teacher, and founder of Settle Sessions.
We’re delighted to bring you this exclusive premiere of Ella Duffy reading from her debut pamphlet collection New Hunger. Alas […]
Welcome to ‘Writing Together’ – The Poetry Business’ digital writer development programme, featuring virtual workshops, audio & blog content, eBooks and writing exercises …
An update on our Writing Days this month, plus three writing exercises from Ann & Peter Sansom…
“Reading for a competition is similar to browsing a bookshop, except hopefully more thorough. I suppose I look for the poems that surprise me, trouble me, challenge or console me; the ones I wish I’d written …”
A poetry pamphlet is a beautiful endeavour; it is a larger canvas than a single poem, and easier to sustain than a full collection. As a writer, it allows you to approach a thing from all sides, or take one approach and deepen or develop it, experimenting beyond the confines of forty lines without committing yourself to forty poems…
Emma Simon was selected by Neil Astley, Michael Schmidt and Amy Wack as one of our 2019 International Book & […]
With just less than 4 months to go until the 2020 International Book & Pamphlet Competition deadline, here are some […]
Since publishing my poetry memoir On Poetry (2018) I’ve had various private, unrecorded conversations about how the poetry world presents itself, and […]