The Poetry Box / The Poeming Pigeon


Type Of Organization
Press
Phone
(530) 409-0721
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Mission: To bring the art of poetry to everyone—not only to other writers and poets—but to broaden the audience overall, by: • publishing relevant, relatable, imaginative work • providing a platform for poets to share their words with a live audience during our book launch celebrations Vision: By curating work that stirs the senses, we hope to bring beautiful books into the world that will not only rejuvenate the spirit but also inspire engagement with our fellow humans across the globe.

Social Media Platforms Used
facebook
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Shawn Aveningo Sanders
Contact Title
co-founder, managing editor
Publishes
poetry
Submissions Policy
Our Chapbook Prize accepts submissions during the month of February every year. We are open year-round for Select, Cooperative and Self-publishing models. We are open for 6 weeks every 8 months for The Poeming Pigeon issues. We exclusively use Submittable to manage submissions and charge nominal reading fees to help cover that expense. All guidelines can be found on the corresponding page on our website under the menu options for "Publishing Options," "The Poeming Pigeon" and "Contests & Awards"
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Yes
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
yes
Reading Period
Varies
Reporting Time
1 - 5 months
Author Payments
royalties, cash, copies
Number Of Unpaid Staff
2
Year Founded
2012
Wholesalers
Ingram
Number Of Books Published Per Year
25-30
Titles In Print
80
Paperback
50
Chapbook
50
Average Price Per Book
14

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